William Capers "W.C." Anderson

December 8, 1927October 15, 2018

Sylvania – William Capers “W.C.” Anderson, age 90, passed away Monday, October 15, 2018, at Optim Medical Center-Screven. He was born in Rocky Ford, GA to the late William “Bill” Capers & Agnes Mincey Anderson. He worked as a grocery associate at Moats Supermarket for 64 years and was a U.S. Army Veteran. He was a member of Double Heads Baptist Church where he served as a deacon and a choir member. He was also a member of the American Legion in Sylvania and was a volunteer fireman and policeman for the City of Sylvania. He was preceded in death by his Parents; Wife: Clara Nunnally Anderson; Siblings: Irene A. Ashmore, Alex Earl Anderson, Sr. and George Anderson.

Survivors: Niece: Kim & Charles A. Hanning, III of Savannah, GA; Nephew: Alex E. Anderson, Jr. of Polatka, FL; Special Friend: Gwen Christian of Sylvania.

Visitation: Wednesday, October 17, 2018 at 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM at Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home.

Funeral Services: Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 11:00 AM at Double Heads Baptist Church with Rev. Terry Joyner officiating. Burial following at Screven County Memorial Cemetery. He will lie in state at the church from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM.

Pallbearers: The Deacons of Double Heads Baptist Church; Honorary Pallbearers: William Moats, Harold Moats and Gloria Counts.

The family of Mr. Anderson would like to thank the Doctors and Nursing Staff of Optim Medical Center-Screven for the loving care he received at their facility.

Remembrances: Double Heads Baptist Church, c/o Jan Gay, 201 Dogwood Drive, Sylvania, GA 30467.

Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.


  • Visitation Wednesday, October 17, 2018
  • Funeral Service Thursday, October 18, 2018
  • Burial Following At Thursday, October 18, 2018

William Capers "W.C." Anderson

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Kandi Odom Cooper

October 18, 2018

Mr. W.C. was a sweet man that I remember who would use to come and visit my grandmother along with his wife. Sometimes I reflect on these times and would love to revisit them because there were so many laughs. Farewell Farewell!

Kandi Odom Cooper

Donnie & Dorothy Bennett

October 16, 2018

Our thoughts and prayers are with each one in the loss of your loved one W. C. He was always in the store working when you would go in. He wanted to know how you were doing today. May your memories bring you peace and comfort in the days and weeks ahead.