By Kim Adams Graham
Duane Anderson, a long-time resident of Bullock County, passed away Sunday, September 27, 2020. Duane was known throughout the county and was a friend to many.
He will be missed by those whom he served. Duane was a Juvenile Probation Officer in Bullock County for many years.
He also was the fire chief for the City of Union Springs at the time of his death. Anderson also served as assistant fire chief under Fire Chief Thomas May for many years.
He served as assistant coroner under Coroner Thomas May and Coroner Sidney Jernigan.
At one time, he was an auxiliary policeman for the city. For many years, Duane worked with the Bullock County Ambulance Service as an Emergency Medical Technician and served on the Bullock County Hospital Board for a long time and was serving as its treasurer at the time of his death.