Brant Mathis Anderson, 28, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, March 18, 2021.
A native and lifelong resident of Wayne County, Brant was born on January 27, 1993. He was a member of the Wayne County High School Graduating Class of 2011 and was a welder and boilermaker by trade. Brant was a member of the Boilermaker’s Local Union 26 and was an avid outdoorsman who loved fishing, camping and hunting. He would hunt just about anything, some of his favorites were Armadillos, Raccoons and Deer and when he wasn’t hunting, he was using his natural creativity to refurbish and build beautiful pieces of furniture. Brant was truly gifted with the ability to create but also, was blessed with an even greater gift, a kind heart.
He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Brantley Anderson, Jr. and maternal grandparents, Donnie and Norma Jean Mathis.
Survivors include his sons, Axl Mathis Anderson and Ace Lee Anderson; mother, Dana Mathis of Jesup; paternal grandparents, Robert Brantley Anderson, Sr. and Thera Mae Anderson of Odum; stepmother, Lynn Simmons Anderson of Odum; aunts, Judy Landon and husband, Jerry of Jesup and Ginger Smith of Jesup; cousin, Meliea DeLoach of Jesup and a special bonus aunt, Amy Smith of Jesup. A host of extended family members also survive.
Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 at the Unity Church of God with Reverend Calvin Anderson officiating. The family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m. before the services at the church.
Private interment will be held in Odum City Cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be Colby Dent, Josh David Keith, John T. Moody, Dave Madray, III, Casey Stanley, Dillon Stanley, Brantley McManus and Zeb Evors. Honorary pallbearers will be Keri Chadwick Dixon, Carlie Moore, Faith Chadwick Morris, Taylor Blanton, Jaicee Brewton, Julianne Burch, Brooke Dear, Sidney Keith and Wayne County High School Class of 2011.
In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the Axl and Ace Anderson educational fund c/o Prime South, 375 W. Cherry St., Jesup, GA 31598
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