Steve Anderson

Tuesday, January 11, 2022
Steve Anderson

Steve Alan Anderson, 69, of Poynor, departed this life Friday, Dec. 31, 2021, in the Current River Nursing Center. He was born Nov. 4, 1952, in Doniphan to the late Leo and Stella Elizabeth (Knoblock) Anderson.

Steve served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War. He was a handyman and a farmer. People said he could fix anything and he almost could. He was a member of the Doniphan First Church of God and faithfully attended until he became ill. He loved his children and grandchildren. He also loved animals, especially his little dog Millie.

On May 1, 1998, he married Mary Jane Eatherton. She survives. He previously was married to the mother of his children, Paulette. Also surviving are his children; Josh Anderson of Poynor, Heather Anderson of Oklahoma, Shanna Anderson of Oklahoma, and Samantha Roam of Poplar Bluff; his sisters, Jeannie Anderson of Poynor, Cheryl (Tom) Lavato of Spokane, Mo.; his brothers, Mike (Linda) Anderson of Poplar Bluff, and Dan (Karen) Anderson of Doniphan; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

A graveside service was held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 7, at Sugar Tree Cemetery in Poynor.