Robert T. Anderson — Former Mission Service Corps volunteer coordinator dies comment (0)
October 10, 2013
By Neisha Fuson
Robert T. Anderson, who served several roles in Alabama Baptist life, died Sept. 26. He was 86. Anderson worked as a professor and chairman of the department of educational administration and leadership for the University of Alabama. After retiring he served as volunteer coordinator for Alabama’s Mission Service Corps. He was a deacon and Sunday School teacher at First Baptist Church, Montgomery, where he was a member for 21 years.
Kenny Hoomes, associate pastor for spiritual maturity/senior adults at First, Montgomery, said in stature Anderson was 5 feet 1 inch tall but was a “giant of a man as far as his character and love for the Lord.”
Anderson is preceded in death by a daughter. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Betty, one son and three grandchildren.