Thomas Walter “Tommy” Anderson, Jr., 71, died Tuesday, January 4, 2022, at Prisma Health Tuomey Hospital. Born September 19, 1950, in Sumter, he was a son of the late Thomas Walter Anderson, Sr. and Katie Mae Lee Anderson. Mr. Anderson was previously employed as a sign painter. Surviving are two brothers, Terry Anderson (Debbie) and Elvis Anderson (Lottie); four sisters, Catherine Geddings (Richard), Gail Roberts (O’dell), Brenda Kay McInnis (Ken), Theresa Phillips all of Sumter; a daughter, Candy Remington (Richard) of Clements, CA; a son, Mitchell Anderson of Elk Grove, CA; two grandchildren, Alexis and Tatum; one great-grandson, Bentley. He was predeceased by a brother, Randy Anderson. Private services will be held at a later date. On-line condolences may be made at www.sumterfunerals.com Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad Street, Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements (803) 775-9386.