Published 4:24 pm Tuesday, October 23, 2012

Lawrence James Anderson Sr. departed this life on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012, at the age of 67.

He was the beloved husband of Linda Anderson and is also survived by his children, Lawrence Jr., Nolan, Roxanne, Veronica, Ronald, Ernest and Valerie Anderson of LaPlace, Sylvia McDonalds of LaPlace, Michael Anderson of Portsmouth, Va., Darnell Jolla of LaPlace and Jermaine Jolla of Hammond. He is also survived by six brothers, one sister, and a host of grandchildren, daughters-in-law, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, stepchildren, other relatives and friends.

A Mass of Christians Burial was held at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church in Reserve on Wednesday, Oct. 24, at 11 a.m. Interment followed in St. John Memorial Chapel Cemetery in LaPlace. Arrangements were by D.W. Rhodes Funeral Home of New Orleans.