John Wayne Anderson, age 70, of Alabaster, AL, went to be with Jesus Sunday, March 5, 2017. John Wayne graduated from University of Central Florida and worked until retirement with Alabama Power as a Senior Computer Analyst Staff. He is predeceased by his parents, Grace Horton Anderson and Jesse James Anderson, Jr.; brother, Ronald Edwin Anderson and sister, Kathy Krecker. His survivors include his wife of 30 years, Sandra Hawk Anderson; children, Aleece Anderson Shadoan (Eric), Bryan Anderson (Christy), Kyle Anderson (Hallie), Jason Putman (Leigh) and Todd Putman; brothers, Walter Anderson (Tina) and Dennis Anderson (Deborah); grandchildren, Laci Shadoan, Mallory Brooke Sanders (Blake), Steven Anderson, Allison Anderson, Avery Anderson, Davis Anderson, and grandchild on the way, Maggie Ann Anderson; great grandchild, Owen Sanders and a host of other family members. A visitation will be 10:30 am, Wednesday, March 8, 2017 with a funeral service to follow at 11 am both at Charter Funeral Home.