Vernon R. Handley 1965-2013

COLUMBUS – Vernon Randall Handley, 47, of 3963 B Cleveland Ave., died at 12:50 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, of natural causes.

He was born Aug. 7, 1965, in Warren, the son of Norman R. and Ruth A. Scott Anderson.

He worked for Delphi Packard Electric and attended Higher Ground Church.

He served in the U.S. Navy for several years as a seaman first class.

Survivors include a son, Vance Randall of Georgia; his parents of Warren, and five sisters, Ms. Sheila Butler and Ms. Kimiko Allen, both of Warren, Ms. Valerie Turner of Columbus, Mrs. Nicole Thompson of Douglasville, Ga., and Ms. Jennifer Anderson of Akron.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Greater Apostolic Faith Church, where friends may call one hour prior.

Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery.

The family also will receive friends at 1466 Jefferson St. S.W., the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Norman Anderson.

Arrangements were handled by the Sterling-McCullough Williams Funeral Home.