Woodrow “Woodie “ Anderson Jr

August 6, 1963 ~ July 18, 2022 (age 58)



Woodrow “Woodie” Theodore Anderson, Jr. was born on August 6, 1963. He departed this life on Monday, July 18, 2022, in Jacksonville, Florida.


Woodie lived an abundant & joyous life. He graduated from Manatee High School class of 1981. He then served in the United States Airforce. Thereafter, he worked as a police officer with the Bradenton Police Department. Woodie eventually moved up to Jacksonville with his friend Jeffrey Cooper. He resided in this area for the past 25+ years and continued with his life-long passions. His unique abilities to make instant friends, spread happiness & laughter to almost everyone he met will forever live on in our hearts.


Woodie was preceded in death by his loving mother Alma J. Anderson in 2007. He leaves to cherish his life and memory his wonderful father, Pastor Woodrow Anderson Sr. & stepmother Inez Anderson & family. His brother Elder Jared “Fish” Anderson, his beautiful sisters Felecia Anderson & Victoria (David) McMillan, and his cherished nephew Jeffrey “Bobby” Cooper.


He also leaves behind a host of children, grandchildren, great-grands, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, and other very close friends

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July 29, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Westside Funeral Home
204 7th St W.
Palmetto, FL 34221

Celebration of Life
July 30, 2022

1:00 PM
Happy Gospel Church
1915 53rd Ave E.
Bradenton, FL 34203

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