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Elbert "Jud" Franklin Anderson Jr.

October 12, 1933 ~ November 21, 2017 (age 84)

Jud Anderson Jr., age 84, passed away on November 21, 2017.


He was the son of the late Elbert F. Anderson Sr. and Annie Jane Womack Anderson and was born in 1933. Jud was an outstanding guitar player and loved the music of Chet Atkins. He was known as a “perfectionist” and always did his best, no matter the task. He was a business entrepreneur, creating and running three businesses of his own, including a milk delivery service. Jud loved helping people, and was always there to lend a hand to those in need. He remained a loving husband to his wife, Francis Cabe Anderson, for thirty-nine years, and was a devoted father to his children, and friend to all.


In addition to his parents Jud was preceded in death by, one son, Joe Anderson; three brothers, Jimmie Anderson, Haven (Grady) Anderson, J.B. Anderson; three sisters, Kate Jacobs, Leotta Kirschbaum, Polly Stelzer.


His survivors include, his wife, Francis Anderson; two sons, Jason Anderson and Michael Anderson, both of California; one sister, Fran Hamil, of Asheville, North Carolina; five grandchildren, Zane Anderson, Emmy Anderson, Kingsley Anderson, Jamie Anderson and Addie Anderson, all of California.


The family will receive friends on Saturday November 25, 2017 at the Beck Funeral Home in Clayton, Georgia, from 12:30 pm until 2:00 pm.


Funeral services will be 2:00 pm. Saturday November 25, 2017 at the Beck Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Don Moffitt officiating.


Interment will follow in the Union United Methodist Church Cemetery in Franklin N.C.


The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Sid Weber Memorial Cancer Fund P.O. Box 485 Rabun Gap, GA 30568.


Beck Funeral Home, in Clayton, Georgia, is in charge of the arrangements. If there are any questions, please call 706-782-9599. An online Memorial Register Book is available at

 Service Information

November 25, 2017

12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Beck Funeral Home
898 Hwy 441 South
Clayton, GA 30525

Funeral Service
November 25, 2017

2:00 PM
Beck Funeral Home Chapel
898 Hwy 441 South
Clayton, GA 30525

Interment following funeral service
November 25, 2017

Union United Methodist Church
3768 GA HWY
Franklin, NC 28734

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