Buddy Anderson, 86, of Jenkins, died November 13 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.
Born in Jenkins to the late Alex and Lizzie Anderson, he was the widower of Betty Hill Anderson.
He was a retired coal miner from Bethlehem Steel Corp and, was a member of the United Mine Workers of America, Jenkins Masonic Lodge #856 F&AM and American Legion Jenkins Post # 66, where he had formerly served as post commander.
He was an honorary Kentucky Colonel.
Surviving are a son, Buddy Keith Anderson and wife Marianne of Jenkins; two sisters, Dorothy Spangler and husband Daniel of Gainesville, Fla., and Barbara Dunn, Charlotte, N.C.; and a brother, Gary Anderson and wife Rossann, East Prairie, Mo.
Funeral services were held November 16 at Polly & Craft Chapel, Carty Funeral Home in Jenkins. Burial was in Green Acres Cemetery at Ermine.