Carl Olney Anderson, 78, died Monday, October 11, 2021 at home, Murrells Inlet, SC. Born in Rutland, Vermont, son of the late Axel J. and Jane Olney and predeceased by a son, Aaron Carl Anderson and his mother Mary Holland Anderson Norris.
He graduated from Rutland High School, Allegheny College and Boston University. He returned to Rutland and became an attorney and worked at several law firms before he started his own practice.
He was very involved with youth sports being a coach for little league baseball for several years and junior hockey. He was a golf coach for Mount St. Joseph High School, assistant golf coach for Waccamaw High School, SC, golf team, assistant kicking football coach for St. James High School, SC.
He was President of Rutland Regional Chamber of Commerce. He enjoyed golf and became a Rules Official where he enjoyed talking rules to people. He was a Director of the Vermont Golf Association (VGA) and became a Director of Rules for the VGA. He officiated at the Vermont Junior Amateur and USGA Amateur.
He was a member of Grace Congregational United Church of Christ, Rutland, VT for over 50 years, a Deacon, on a search committee for a new minister and Church Moderator.
He retired and moved to Murrells Inlet, SC and enjoyed being a substitute teacher in the Horry and Georgetown Counties school system. He retired being an attorney but wanted to keep busy so he worked as a probate paralegal for the law firm of Davis & Boyd in Myrtle Beach, SC
He is survived by his wife, Candy Anderson, a brother, Robert Lewis Anderson, York, PA, sons, Kyle Jonathan of Burlington, Vermont and Seth Edward (Sera) of Charlotte, Vermont, step daughter, Stacey Johnson of Myrtle Beach, SC; grandchildren, Ryan, Katie, Caden and Kaemon Magee, nephew, Calvin Anderson, niece Chrissy Kubasiak-Moody and many friends.
In lieu of flowers, preference donations to Shriners Hospital for Children, St. Jude Children’s Hospital or a charity of your choice.
A Memorial Service will be held 2:00 PM Wednesday October 20,2021, at Burroughs Funeral Home in Murrells Inlet and a Memorial Service at Grace Congregational United Church of Christ, Rutland, VT at a later date.
Burroughs Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet (843.651.1440) is assisting the family.
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