Name: Anderson, Roger

Mr. Roger Dale Anderson, 59 of Murray, KY passed away Thursday, July 9, 2020, at University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington, KY.

Born Monday, July 3, 1961 in Murray, KY, he was the son of the late Billy Joe Anderson.  He worked for Bluegrass Cooperage in Benton, KY as well as Anderson Construction of Benton, KY.  He was a member of the church of Christ and was attending Union Hill Church of Christ. 

Surviving his wife, Rita Anderson to whom he was married on December 14, 2001; his mother, Geraldine (Free) Anderson; brothers and sisters, Rhonda Murphy, husband Fred, Karen Fulks, Tresia Darnall, husband Mark, Randy Anderson, wife Norma, Sass Ray, husband Steve; Billy Dean Anderson, wife Brand; father-in-law, Harold Anderson.

He was preceded in death by his father, mother-in-law, Glenda Sue Anderson; brother-in-law, Steve Fulks; sister-in-law, Linda Miller and nephew, Michael Miller.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, July 12, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of the Collier Funeral Home, Benton, KY. Josh Herndon will officiate. 

Interment will follow the service in the Anderson Family Cemetery, Benton, KY.

The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until the funeral hour at  2:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 12, 2020, at Collier Funeral Home, 211 West 5th, Benton, KY.

The family request that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to defray funeral expenses.  Donations may be made by clicking "Make a Payment" on the home page at or by calling the office at 270-527-3141.  By using these method, All Donations will be applied directly to the funeral expenses.