Paul Edward Anderson, 89, of New Bern, died on Saturday, June 1, 2013.
He was born Aug. 29, 1923, in Lenoir County. He retired from civil service where he worked as a heavy equipment operator at Cherry Point. He enjoyed gardening, being on the tractor and chocolate and was a part of the Bojangles Breakfast Club.
Graveside service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Fairview Cemetery, La Grange.
He is survived by two sons, Steve Anderson of La Grange, and Danny Anderson of New Bern; 11 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Anderson home, 1212 Old Cherry Point Road, New Bern.
Arrangements are by Rouse Funeral Home, La Grange.