Mr. Roscoe Lawrence Anderson, 102, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2013 at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville.
Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013 at First Baptist Church in Starkville with Rev. Chip Stevens officiating.
Burial will follow in Live Oak Park in Crestview, Fla.
Visitation will be held 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013 at Welch Funeral Home in Starkville.
Welch Funeral Home of Starkville is in charge of arrangements.
He was a member of First Baptist Church of Starkville and a Air Force veteran of World War II.
He is survived by his daughter, Donna Dodson of Starkville; son, Marcus Anderson of Starkville; two grandchildren, Jamie D. Hunt and Will Dodson; and two great-grandchildren, Cameron Dodson and Aubree Dodson.
Roscoe was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas Jefferson Anderson and Lola Baugh Anderson; and wife, Daisy Crane Anderson.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to First Baptist Church Building Fund, 106 E. Lampkin St., Starkville, MS 39759.
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