May 6, 1936 - March 6, 2017
Mr. John Leonard Anderton, of Grant,formerly of Crossville, passed away on Monday, March 6, 2017, at Huntsville Hospital. Visitation for him will be on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 from, 5:00 - 9:00 PM, at Grant Memorial Chapel Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 3:00pm, in the chapel, with Bro. Joe Moore officiating. Interment will be in Old Prospect Cemetery. Mr. John Anderton lived in Crossville, AL at the time of his passing. Mr. John lived most of his life in Grant,AL. He was a member of Pathway Baptist Church in Scottsboro, AL. He worked many years for Redstone Arsenal and The State Highway Department. He loved the outdoors, he loved to garden, build birdhouses and wind mills. He loved his family and friends.They were all very dear to him. Mr. Anderton is survived by his daughters, Linda Gail (Lee) Hitt of Arab, AL.,Sharon Anderton Hill of Huntsville,AL.,Myra Gail (David) Atchley of Skyline, AL.,Amy Inez (Thomas) Atchley. Sons; Curtis Leroy (Amanda) Anderton of Crossville,AL., Russell Rodney (Sherry) Anderton of New Hope, AL.,Bill Ladale (Tina) Anderton of New Hope, AL., Jonathon Allen (Niece) Anderton of Paint Rock Valley, AL. 11 Granddaughters, 4 Grandsons, 19 Great grandchildren. Sisters, Ruby (Lester) Moon of New Hope, AL., and Betty Todd of Guntersville, AL. 3 Brothers, Kenneth (Vickey) Anderton of New Hope, AL., Thomas (Patsy) Anderton of Grant, AL., Edward (Kay) Anderton of Guntersville,AL. Six sister-in-laws, 2 brother-in-laws, 20 nieces, 22 nephews and a host of friends. Mr.Anderton is preceded in death by his loving wife of 46 years, Thelma Ruth Anderton. Father, Curtis Odell Anderton and mother, Eller Elizabeth Geckles Anderton. Two brothers, Arthur Anderton and Robert Anderton. Sister, Mary Ruth Anderton Geckles. Great Granddaughter, Elizabeth Anderton. 10 Brother in laws, 4 Sister in laws, 2 nieces and 4 nephews.
Mr. John Leonard Anderton, of Grant,formerly of Crossville, passed away on Monday, March 6, 2017, at Huntsville Hospital. Visitation for him will be on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 from, 5:00 - 9:00 PM, at Grant Memorial Chapel Funeral Home. Funeral... View Obituary & Service Information
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