Mr. Bence Matthew Anderson, age 47, of Lyerly, GA died Sunday, December 7, 2008 at Redmond Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Anderson was born July 29, 1961 in Floyd County, GA, the son of Bence and Ellen Louise Bryson Anderson. He was formerly employed with Mohawk Industries.

Survivors include his wife, Patty Anderson, sons & daughter-in-law, Matthew Dewayne & Misty Anderson, Steven Labron Anderson, Patrick Allen Anderson; daughter & son-in-law; MaLinda Ellen Denise & Jason Anderson; parents, Bence & Louise Anderson, brother, Mark Anderson; sisters, Diane Hulse and Mary Ragan; grandchild, Savannah Anderson.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p. m. Wednesday, December 10, 2008 from the chapel of Mason Funeral Home with Rev. Jackie Jones and Rev. John Mann officiating. Burial will follow in Lyerly Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Steven Gray, Dustin Glenn, Sidney Bandy, David Ragan, Michael Skates, and Brien Robinson. Honorary pallbearers will be Zack Lay and Wayne Williams.

Mr. Anderson will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p. m. Tuesday, December 9, 2008.