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Roger Gwyn Anders

February 20, 1943 - June 17, 2017

Obituary


Roger Gwyn Anders, 74 of Pfafftown, NC passed away at home Saturday, June 17, 2017. He was born February 20, 1943 to Gwyn and Alphagene Murphy Anders in Alleghany County. Those that knew Roger knew that he was an avid Nascar fan that loved his Sunday races, as well as buying and selling vehicles. Family was also very important to him. Roger dearly loved his wife, Betty, and their children & grandchildren. He was also always close to his 4 brothers, enjoying their annual October fishing trips. Roger never met a stranger, and could strike...

Roger Gwyn Anders, 74 of Pfafftown, NC passed away at home Saturday, June 17, 2017. He was born February 20, 1943 to Gwyn and Alphagene Murphy Anders in Alleghany County. Those that knew Roger knew that he was an avid Nascar fan that loved his Sunday races, as well as buying and selling vehicles. Family was also very important to him. Roger dearly loved his wife, Betty, and their children & grandchildren. He was also always close to his 4 brothers, enjoying their annual October fishing trips. Roger never met a stranger, and could strike up a conversation with anyone. He made numerous friends throughout the years, including those he met through his profession as a regional sales manager at J.C. Newman Cigar Corporation, and other professions. He loved going to family gatherings, celebrating holidays, and having backyard cookouts throughout the year with his family. As well as his parents, Roger was preceded in death by his brother; Bill Anders. He leaves behind his childhood sweetheart and wife of 54 and a half years; Betty Anders, a daughter; Robin Newsome (James), a son; Tim Anders (Misty), four grandchildren; Chad (Brandy), Kelly, Austin, and Noah, as well as three brothers; Carl Anders (Lois), Donald Anders, and Danny Anders (Desi). Funeral Services will be held 11:00am, Tuesday at Frank Vogler & Sons - Reynolda Chapel. Burial will follow in Forsyth Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00pm Monday at the funeral home.