July 20, 1999 ~ June 16, 2020

Born in: Lilburn, GA
Resided in: Snellville, GA

Benjamin Williams Anderson (Ben) passed away June 16, 2020 in
Snellville, Georgia. He is survived by his parents Jennifer and Andy
Anderson, siblings Lainey and Cecilia Anderson, grandmother Elaine
LaVoy and loving aunts, uncles and cousins.

In no particular order and by no means an exhaustive list, we would
like to share some of Ben’s greatest loves: Cool Ranch Doritos;
playing youth baseball; UGA games with his dad; Chick-fil-A nuggets
with Chick-fil-A sauce; beach trips with the entire family; swim team
mohawks; avoiding chores; skiing and snowboarding; rap music;
conspiracy theories; mocking his mom’s healthy cooking; visiting his
Houston cousins.

The family will receive friends from 5:00pm to 8:00pm Monday, June 22
at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway
Lawrenceville, GA 30046.

The funeral service will be at 11:00am on Tuesday, June 20, 2020 at
St. John Neumann Catholic Church, 801 Tom Smith Road, Lilburn, GA
30047. Masks required. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. John Neumann
Regional Catholic School for a memorial scholarship to be created in
honor of Ben.


Visitation: June 22, 2020 5:00 pm - June 22, 2020 8:00 pm

Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel
1031 Lawrenceville Hwy.
Lawrenceville, 30046


Funeral Service: June 23, 2020 11:00 am - June 23, 2020 12:00 pm

St John Neumann Catholic Church
801 Tom Smith Road
Lilburn, GA 30047


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  1. Our hearts are breaking for you. May you feel God’s peace through all of this.
    Cathy & Lee

  2. Elaine and Family, I am so sorry. There are no words to describe the pain of losing someone you love. A piece of you goes with him but he will always be in your heart and in your soul.

  3. CandleImageSending love and prayers for peace and strength to your family.
    Kathleen Lockhart and family

  4. Andy, Jenny, and family, we are so very very sorry for your loss. We did not know Ben very well and met him only once
    or twice over the years, but we can share your sorrow. May your family take comfort in happy memories, and happy times together.

  5. CandleImageAndy & Jennifer,
    I am so sorry to hear about Ben, my heart is breaking for you and your family. I am sending Love and light to you at this very difficult time. Love Melanie

  6. CandleImageThere isn’t going to be one day where u don’t pop up in my head. u were my best friend and i will always remember the times we lived life to the fullest. I made some of the greatest memories with u and will make sure ur name is always remembered. watch over me guardian angle❤️ i love u bro, 4lifers.

  7. Andy and Jennifer,
    So sorry for your grievous loss.
    Praying for your family during this difficult time.
    Love to all of your family.
    Virginia and Neal Pope

  8. CandleImageAnderson Family,
    I am so incredibly sorry for your loss. Ben was an amazing friend, to not only me, but to so many people. We will all miss him very dearly. There will not be a day that I won’t think of him. I love you Ben ❤️ Forever our guardian angel.

  9. Anderson family,
    We are so incredibly sorry for your loss. Ben was a great friend, sweet, polite, funny kid with an incredible smile. He will be missed by so many. Your prayers are with you all through this difficult time.

  10. Jen, Andy, Lainey and Cecilia-

    I am so so sorry to hear about Ben. Praying for you and your whole family during this difficult time. Sending love to all of you.
    Love, Eileen and all the Jensen’s

  11. Elaine and Family
    My prayers and thoughts are with you at this so
    Very sad time. Praying for the peace of Jesus be with you all.


  12. We are so deeply sorry for the loss of your Ben. Jennifer, Andy, Lainey and Cecilia our prayers and hearts go out to you and to all of Ben’s family and many friends. Love, John, Leslie, Michael and Connor Bowler

  13. CandleImageSo very, very sorry to hear about your loss. We’re thinking about and praying for all of you. Hang in there.
    — Mack and Lizz Norman

  14. Remembering great times of Ben on our baseball team, such a team player, and SO many fun times with all the boys playing together. Our heart is so sad hearing about your loss, may the ray of the sunlight allow you to wake up each day with all his good memories. Life way too short, prayers for your family as this very difficult time.
    The Benken Family

  15. Anderson Family,

    Ben was such a sweet heart and we enjoyed every moment he spent at our home with our daughter Madison and all of their friends. We have so many amazing memories of him. Our hearts are broken for your loss. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.

  16. CandleImageJennifer, Andy, Lainey, and Cecilia, I am so terribly sorry for your loss. It is truly heartbreaking. There are no words to give you any comfort during this time, but to hold onto Ben’s memories and keep God on speed dial. He will help to guide you through this tragedy. Love Amy Amber and Kaylee McLester

  17. We were just talking about Ben a few weeks ago with Garrett and are so thankful for the wonderful memories he has of their friendship as well as Noah’s good times with Ben at the ball field. While words feel empty in the face of your loss, please know we are praying for your family’s comfort and peace during this sad time. Ben will always be remembered with fondness.

  18. Jennifer, Andy, Lainey, and Cecilia, I am so sorry for your loss. Ben was s great friend to my children. Our thoughts and prayers are with you!

  19. I wish I could be there with you during this time. I am so very sorry and heart broken for you.

  20. We are thinking of you during these difficult times. “Our thoughts and prayers are with you.” We miss seeing you guys and playing baseball. Glad we were able to fellowship with you tonight. Greg always talks about the good old days when all the parents would be cheering from the stands for our boys. We were sadden to hear Ben had passed but we know”weeping may endure for a night but joy will come in the morning”. God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. – Psalm 46:1″

  21. CandleImageWe are praying for you and your family. It was good to see you Andy and Jennifer. So sorry for your loss. Ben was a great kid we just don’t have words to express our sadness. So glad we were able to reminisce about old times playing baseball and cheering for our boys. Just know God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble. – Psalm 46:1″. We love you guys and will praying for you and your family always.

  22. CandleImageTo the Anderson family, my sincere sympathies to you in the passing of your precious son, Ben. I will pray for comfort for all of you in the coming days. Blessings. Mary Beth Bass 🙏❤️

  23. CandleImageAnderson Family,
    We are so deeply sorry to hear of the loss of Ben. May you find comfort in your memories and within each other. You all are in our prayers.
    The Moulders

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