Richard Lee Anderson

May 1, 1944 - April 17, 2021

Richard Lee Anderson, 76, of Martinsville, Virginia passed away Saturday, April 17, 2021. Richard was born May 1, 1944 to the late Herbert Anderson and Miriam Heaton Anderson in Iowa. He was a teacher for 31 years.

Richard is survived by his wife of 28 years, Kay Sandi Meyers Anderson; his mother, Miriam Heaton Anderson; daughter, Rebecca Ridenour; and brothers, Dan Anderson and Dave Anderson.

Richard is preceded in death by his father, Herbert Anderson.

All services will be private.

Wright Funeral Service & Crematory is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at