Archie Edward Anderson
Archie Edward Anderson, 78, of Houston, Texas, and formerly of San Antonio, passed away in his home on Monday, June 30, 2014. Archie was born on Nov. 24, 1935, in San Antonio, the only child of Virginia Donaho and Archie Edward Anderson Sr.
Raised in San Antonio, Archie was a member of the Beacon Hill Baptist Church and was educated in San Antonio schools. He was a graduate of Baylor University in Waco, where he received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree. He received his Doctorate of Jurisprudence from St. Mary’s Law School in San Antonio. Archie served nine years in the U.S. Army Reserve and achieved the rank of captain. He lived for a short time in Chicago, Ill., but returned to San Antonio where he began working with his father in the building of houses in the city of Windcrest. Archie will be sorely missed by all for his goodness, thoughtfulness, caring, kindness, and sincerity, said his family.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and several of his first cousins.
Archie is survived by his first cousins, Mildred Bennight of Houston, Betty Crews of Karnes City, Dan Culpepper of Katy, Jerry Donaho of Sulphur Springs, Nann Pritchard of New Braunfels, Colleen Vivian of Ojai, Calif., and Emma Wright of Cedar Park.
In celebration of his life, a graveside service was held on Saturday, July 19, at 1 p.m. in the Marcelina Cemetery in Marcelina.