Funeral services for Bobby Joe Anderson, 62, were held on June 11 at Smith Family Chapel followed by private burial in the Exeter District Cemetery. He died on June 6 in Visalia.
He was born in Coolidge, Ariz. to Horace and Pauline Anderson on Jan. 7, 1942. He grew up in the Farmersville area. He married Rosa Lee Jones in Nevada in 1977. He had worked as a mechanic prior to becoming disabled. He is survived by his wife, Rosa Lee Anderson; mother, Pauline Ricketts of Farmersville; children, Shannon Anderson of Blythe, Yvette Mahler and Jimmy Dell Barnett of Farmersville, and Victoria Anderson of Visalia; two sisters, Louise Morgan of Oklahoma and Roberta Jones of Farmersville; 12 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Online condolences can be made at www.smithfamilychapel.com. Arrangements were under the direction of Smith Family Chapel of Exeter.