Philip Douglas Anderson Sr.

Published 11:02 am Thursday, January 27, 2011

Philip Douglas Anderson Sr., 84, of Baltimore, Md., formerly of Saluda, passed away Saturday, Jan. 22, 2011 in Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Md.

Born in Madison County, N.C., he was the son of the late Edward L. and Sarah Victoria Owen Anderson and husband of the late Evelyn Davis Anderson, who died in 2007.

He was a veteran of World War II, having served in the U.S. Navy.

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Surviving are two sons, Doug Anderson and Joe Anderson, both of Saluda; one daughter, Cindy Jacobson of Baltimore, Md.; two brothers, Gene Anderson of Saluda and Paul Anderson of Darlington, S.C. Also surviving are seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 29, 2011 in the McFarland Funeral Chapel, Tryon, with Rev. Brian Caudle officiating.

Burial will be in Polk Memorial Gardens, Columbus.

The family will receive friends prior to the service Saturday at the funeral chapel.

An online guest register is available at

McFarland Funeral Chapel, Tryon.