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Ralph Anderson, 78, Walesboro

Ralph Anderson, 78, of Walesboro, died at 6:44 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 at St. Francis Hospital in Indianapolis.

Ralph retired from Cummins Engine Company in 1987 where he had worked for 32 years. He was a member of Ohio Street Wesleyan Church, he enjoyed gardening and repairing small engines and was an Army National Guard veteran.

A funeral was conducted Tuesday Oct. 30, at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home, Columbus, with Revs. Jason Baker and Ira Holt officiating.

Family and friends called Monday Oct. 29 and before the service Tuesday.

Memorial contributions can be made to Gideons International or Ohio Street Wesleyan Church.

Online condolences can be sent to the Anderson family at www.barkesweaverglick.com

He was born in Columbus on Feb. 12, 1934, son of James T. and Ruby Long Anderson. He married Linda L. Cohee on Oct. 20, 1960.

Survivors include his wife, Linda Anderson; children, Richard (Meme) Anderson of Nashville, Rebecca Anderson, Debbie (Larry) Stott and Cindy (Sam) Mills, all of Columbus; brother, Lowell (Dortha) Anderson of Clifford, sister Polly Anderson of Plainfield; grandchildren Tiffany (Gage) Jewell, Christopher Anderson, Nick, Hayley and Hannah Maze, Emily, Ashlyn and Elyssa Mills, Brandon, Kaylee and Caroline Stott; great-grandchildren Tanner and Addison Jewell and Hatter Cross.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

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  • December 19
    Bingo
    5 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North.
  • December 19
    Christmas sing-along at The Playhouse
    7:30 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 19
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 19
    Live hip hop music at dance barn
    7 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 20
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 20
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 20
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 20
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 20
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 21
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 21
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains´╗┐
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 23
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 24
    Nashville government offices CLOSED
  • December 24
    Christmas Eve Communion service at Becks Grove church
    7 p.m. Becks Grove Christian Church, 8009 Becks Grove Road
  • December 24
    Candlelight service at Helmsburg church Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Brown County Community Church, 2370 Main St., Helmsburg
  • December 24
    Candlelight service set for Christmas Eve
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East
  • December 24
    Cordry church hosts candlelight service Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Church of the Lakes, 8844 Nineveh Road
  • December 25
    Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 26
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 26
    Brown County Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 27
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 27
    Live band at dance barn
    7:30 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West