Linton Lamar Anderson, 77, of Cartersville, passed away on Thursday, July 11, 2019, at Cartersville Medical Center.
Born on March 31, 1942, in Grovania, Georgia, he's the son of the late George W. Anderson and the late Ruth Burnette Anderson. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Thomas Anderson.
Lamar was employed by the DOT as a concrete engineer until his retirement. He was a hard worker and an awesome family-oriented man. He was a good provider and role model for his family. Lamar never met a stranger or made an enemy. He loved everyone from the heart and people loved him in return.
Survivors include his wife, Marjorie “Margie” Smith Anderson; his sons, Eric Germundsen (Pattie), Marc Germundsen, and Donnie Smith (Pam); his grandchildren, Chellsey Germundsen, Brandon Germundsen, Hunter Germundsen, Kamryn Germundsen, and Brittni Andrews; and his brothers, Marc Anderson (Johanna), and David Anderson.
Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 14, 2019, in the chapel of Parnick Jennings Funeral Home and Cremation Services with the Reverend Joe Nix officiating. Interment will follow at Sunset Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, July 13, 2019, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers those desiring may make memorial contributions in Lamar’s honor to one of these charities: The National Kidney Foundation at www.kidney.org; The American Heart Association at www.heart.org; or The American Diabetes Association at www.diabetes.org.
Parnick Jennings Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to serve the family of Linton Lamar Anderson, please visit www.parnickjenningsfuneral.com to share memories and to post tributes.