Posted: Jan 13, 2020
Funeral Home: Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg
Clarence Edward Anderson , 85, of Parkersburg passed away January 11, 2020 at Eagle Pointe. He was born on June 9, 1934 in Parkersburg, WV a was the son of Clarence E. and Minnie Uhl Anderson.
He was a US Army and Army Reserve veteran. He retired as a truck driver for Surface Banana Company and was know to many as the "Banana Man" and was also affectionately the "neighborhood grandpa" to many children.
He is survived by one grandson, JohnBoy Silcox of Parkersburg; many extended family members; two step-grandchildren, Austin and Autumn Davis both of Parkersburg; two step-great grandchildren, Brooklyn and Austin R. Davis both of Parkersburg.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Charlotte Hart Anderson and son, Johnny Dale Anderson.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, January 15, 2020, 1:00 pm at the Leavitt Funeral Home of Parkersburg.
Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery North with military rites by the American Legion Post #15.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.LeavittFuneralHome.com