Horace Drew Anderton

Horace Drew Anderton

Apr 30th, 1955 - Oct 1st, 2019
  • Birth Date: Apr 30, 1955
  • Death Date: Oct 1, 2019
  • Funeral Date: Oct 19, 2019
  • Location: Central Baptist Church
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Biography: Horace Drew Anderton  began his journey April 30, 1955, in Harlem, New York.  To the  late  Horace Clifford  Anderton  and Mildred  Louise Anderton.  He was affectionately called Chino. 
He attended the Public Schools of  New York City and was raised on the Upper West side.   After  graduating from Louis D. Brandeis High School. Horace married his first wife  Sharon Jones Anderton and from that union they had two sons, John and Christopher.  He would later join the U.S. Army Reserve and made a career of it, retiring from the Military weapons unit as an E6 Sergeant.
After retiring from U.S. Army Reserve he worked as a civilian in the Army.  He later worked in various positions in the Food Chains,
assisting family and friends with employment.
Horace was friendly but stern.  He enjoyed drinking beer and teasing the ladies. Horace’s best friend, the late Connie Taylor, who he truly loved preceded him in death. (Rest in Peace)
Horace leaves to mourn: two sons: John Anderton and Christopher Anderton; one daughter, Kira; three grandchildren; two brothers: Robert (LaQuesha) and Wayne Rico (Tracy); two sisters: Saluda and Darlene (Mohammad); and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.


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