Charles Grady Anderson

Published 8:25 am Tuesday, October 5, 2021

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Charles Grady Anderson, 84, of Winston-Salem, died on Friday, Oct. 1, 2021.

He was born Sept. 20, 1937 in Davie County to the late C. Roy and Elmina Renegar Anderson. He was a member of First Baptist Church, Clemmons, where he served as a Deacon. He was a member of Clemmons Masonic Lodge 755 and Lexington Chapter of Eastern Star 98. He was owner and operator of Cralco Lumber.

He was also predeceased by 2 brothers, Maurice Anderson and Billy Anderson.

Survivors: his wife, Olena Groce Anderson; daughter, Jennifer Harrington and husband, Allen; 2 granddaughters, Abigail Harrington and Madelyn Harrington; 2 brothers, Donald Anderson and wife Carolyn and Jerry Anderson and wife  Dianne; sisters-in-law, Grace Anderson and Darleen Mastin; brothers-in-law, Michael “Mickey” Groce and wife,Francene and Dr. James Groce and wife Wanda; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service with Masonic Rites will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 9 at First Baptist Church, Clemmons, officiated by Dr. Bill Messer and the Rev. Jeremy Poplin. There will be no formal visitation. Social distancing guidelines will be observed and facial coverings are required. There will be a live webcast of his service on the Lambert Funeral Home website, or at:

Memorials: First Baptist, Clemmons, PO Box 279, Clemmons, 27012 (with notation for Anderson memorial.)