Carlos B. Anderson

Carlos B. Anderson went to his eternal rest on Wednesday, 27 December 2023 at 6:50am. He was 86 years of age at his departure from the Hospice Comfort Care Center in Richmond, Kentucky.

Carlos was born on 10 March 1937 in Knob Lick, Kentucky (Metcalfe County). He was the son of Paul Preston Anderson and Opal Jeffries Anderson of Metcalfe County, Kentucky.

Carlos was a professor in higher education for over 30 years and taught at Campbellsville College, Sun Bennett College, and retired from the University of the Cumberlands in 2009.

He was a graduate of Louisville Male High School (KY), undergraduate degree from Georgetown College (KY), masters degree from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary (KY), and masters degree from Washington University (MO).

Carlos was dedicated to his family, an ordained minister and teacher of Social Work.

He served in short-term ministries to Russia, Romania, Honduras, Chile, and Cuba.

He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Evelyn Pearl Carpenter (Fleming County, KY) of Richmond, KY. He is also survived by his three (3) children: David Sabin Anderson and wife Maria Antonieta Ybarra residing in Chisinau, Moldova; Lisa Anderson (Spencer) of New York, NY; Dr. Steven Andrew Anderson and wife Kellie residing in London, KY. He was the cherished Grandfather of five (5) grandchildren: Sabin, Jacob, Ana Luisa, Gloria, and Coleman Anderson. He is also survived by his beloved sister, Judye Faye Anderson Hafling of Edmonton, KY. 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother-in-law Lloyd ‘Sonny’ Hafling.

Carlos was known for his quiet, kind, artistic, and fun-loving nature. He never met a bird or day that he did not love.

Funeral services for Carlos B. Anderson will be conducted on Saturday, 30 December 2023 at 1:00pm in the Bowling Funeral Home Chapel, London KY, with Roger Gobel officiating. Burial will follow in the London City Cemetery (A.R. Dyche Memorial Park) immediately following the services.

Live streaming of the funeral will be available via the Bowling Funeral Home website and Facebook page. 

The family of Carlos B. Anderson will receive friends at the Bowling Funeral Home beginning 6:00pm until 8:00pm on Friday and at 11:00am on Saturday until the service hour of 1:00pm.


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