Dr. Seawright Anderson

Dr. Seawright Wilbur Anderson died June 4, 2014, in Laguna Niguel, CA. He was born in Washington DC on March 6, 1927 to Seawright W. and Iola Ward Anderson. Seawright was a scholar student and graduate of Howard University, internship at USC-LA County General and residency at Camarillo State Hospital in coordination with University of California at Los Angeles. He received his Board Certification as well. Dr. Anderson has taught medicine and directed clinics in several countries including Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria, Zambia. Aside from living in those countries for periods of time he gave back to health of African countries through physician group travels. Dr. Anderson has resided in Orange County and Los Angeles, California where he had an adult and forensic medical practice, including specialized psychiatric services in (California-Riverside County, Medical Director of several Skilled Nursing Facilities and served as a special consultant to the Anderson Health Information Systems practice). Dr. Anderson has most recently resided in Laguna Niguel, California and at the ‘Anderson farm" and ‘Washington D.C. domicile’. He was a Major in the US Army.

Graveside Service was held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, June 9, 2014, at Nixon Cemetery in Charleston, with Rev. Chuck Coffelt officiating, under the direction of Smith Mortuary of Charleston, AR.

Dr. Anderson was survived by his wife of 38 years, Rhonda McGee Anderson; two daughters, Carolyn Anderson of Los Angeles, Sylvia Anderson of CastroValley, California; and one sons Seawright Wilbur Anderson, III from Baltimore, Maryland; three grandchildren, Anton and Joshua Anderson of Washington, D.C. Khaleelah Horton of Riverside, California; one great-grandaughter, Khalahni Horton.

Pallbearers were P.D. Gramlich, Hayden, Mason, Joel and Willie McDonald and Fred Ernst.

In lieu of flowers Memorials may be made to Charleston First United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 35, Charleston, AR 72933