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Tyler Anderson

September 23, 1996 — April 17, 2020

Tyler Kiane Anderson was born September 23, 1996 in Dallas, Texas.

Tyler accepted Christ into his life at the tender age of 5 under the leadership of Pastor Rickie G. Rush at the Inspiring Body of Christ Church. He rededicated his life to Christ on May 30, 2013.

Tyler was educated in the Mesquite Independent School District where he graduated from Dr. Ralph Poteet High School class of 2015. He went on to further his education where he earned a football scholarship to Wayland Baptist University located in Plainview, Texas. While attending college he was working on a double major that consisted of Business/Engineering.

As a young boy, Tyler enjoyed sports and started playing football at the age of 5, where he played pop warner for his very first team, the Redbird Raiders. From that point on it was the start of someone great. Tyler went on to excel in both football as well as track where he has won many awards and made a number of accomplishments. In high school he chose the #8 as his football number because it has a spiritual meaning "A New Beginning". It has been his signature since. After college, had plans of using his business degree to design and launch his own clothing line.

Preceded in death: grandmother: Glenda Thompson

Tyler leaves to cherish his memories his parents Makeba Thompson and Chadrick Anderson, sister: Taylor Anderson, his favorite boy, best friend and side kik: Messiah Anderson a.k.a. (Mk), great-grandmother: Ruby Nickelberry, great-aunt: Brenda Williams, and a host of other family and friends.

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Wednesday, April 29, 2020

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Thursday, April 30, 2020

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