Eric Neil Anderson, age 55, of Douglasville, GA, passed away on Tuesday, September 20, 2016. He was born on June 6, 1961, in Copper Hill, TN, to the late James Edward & Dorothy Anderson. Eric worked as an automotive technician for over 35 years, and was of Baptist faith.

Survivors include his wife, Kim Anderson of Douglasville, GA; sons and daughters-in-law, Hayden and Amber Lankford of Powder Springs, and Ben and Hannah Lankford of Carrollton, GA; sisters and brothers-in-law, Pam and Geri Knutson of California, and Andrea and Charley Brindley of Winston, GA; several aunts, uncles, cousins; many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, September 23, 2016, at 3 p.m., from Clark Funeral Home, with Pastor Terry Sandridge, Neal Day and David Lillig officiating. Interment will follow in Mozley Memorial Gardens. The family received friends at the funeral home on Thursday, September 22, 2016, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Institute of America or the Alzheimer’s Association.

Messages of condolence to the family may be sent at

Clark Funeral Home in Hiram.