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David Paul Anderson

March 28, 1947 — March 17, 2024


David Paul Anderson, 76, passed away Saturday, March 17, 2024 in the home of his sister, Mary Jo Lambert.  He was born March 28, 1947 in Prescott, Arkansas to parents, Loyce and Josie McMaster Anderson.  He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife of 42 years, Carolyn Coe Mason Anderson.

He is survived by his sons, Mark Lewis (Lisa), and Christopher Lewis (Beth); his sister, Mary Jo Lambert; and his grandchildren: Zackery Lewis, McKinna Lewis of Lincoln, Nebraska, Tyler Lewis of Jamesville, Wisconsin, Benjamin Lewis, and Claire Lewis of Vienna, Virginia; and many nieces and nephews who love him.

David graduated from the University of Arkansas College of Engineering with a degree in Civil Engineering.   Except for 2 years working in the private sector, David was employed by the Natural Resources Conservation Service, a branch of the Dept. of Agriculture.  He retired in 1997 and had a few years to enjoy woodworking.  

Private family services will be held at a later date.  

Arrangements entrusted to Smith-Benton Funeral Home.  Please visit for the online guestbook.

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