Stanley Curtis Anderson, 81, passed away on May 11, 2023.
He was the son of the late Herman Joseph Anderson and Jessie Mae Mills.
Left to cherish his memory, is his wife of 57 years, Bonnie Wilkinson Anderson, son, Stanley Curtis Anderson II, daughter, Stephanie Anderson Williams (Michael), grandchildren, Peyton Creed Anderson (U.S. Army), Noah Sebastian Anderson, Draper Mitchell IV (Ashley), Chase Mitchell (Hayley), Justin Mitchell (Tori), Ravel Williams (Justin), Courtney Williams (Austin), great-grandchildren Draper Mitchell V, Autumn Sutherland, Ameila Parker, special nephew, Danny Temple, along with several nieces and nephews.
Stanley was the former chief of the Gaston Volunteer Fire Department. He was also the owner of the former Rainbow Grill which was located at the top of the hill Gaston.
Stanley was known throughout the Gaston community as well as other surrounding areas for his portrayal of Santa Claus during Christmas.
The family will receive friends at their house on Saturday, May 13, 2023 from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M.
A graveside service will be held at Old Cedarwood Cemetery on Sunday, May 14, 2023, at 2:00 P.M., with Rev. Bane Angles officiating.
Online condolences may be made at www.wrennclarkehagan.com