Mr. Thomas Norman ‘T.J.’ Anderson Jr., age 33, of Barnesville passed away Friday, March 2, 2012.He was born in Upson County to Mr. Thomas Norman Anderson Sr. and Mrs. Peggy Marcia Bates Anderson. T.J. was a corrections officer with the Georgia Department of Corrections and was a member of Midway Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Mary Lassiter and Clinton Bates, by his paternal grandparents, Ben and Freda Anderson and by his best friend Shaun Canavaggio. T.J. was a very devoted father and husband and he loved to make people laugh.Survivors include his wife, Sherri Anderson of Barnesville; one son, Dakota Anderson of Barnesville; three daughters, Amberlyn Anderson, Katelyn Burdett and Rachel Burdett, all of Barnesville; his mother, Peggy (and Joe) York of Barnesville; his father, Thomas (and Teresa) Anderson Sr. of Barnesville; two sisters, Wendy (and Duane) Greer of Barnesville and Melissa (and Brad) White of Barnesville; one brother, Jamie (and Susin) Martin of Barnesville; and a number of other relatives.Funeral services for Mr. Thomas ‘T.J.’ Anderson Jr. will be conducted Thursday, March 8, 2012 at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Williams Funeral Home with the Rev. Drew Stephens officiating. Interment will follow in Lamar Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends at the Williams Funeral Home on Wednesday, March 7, 2012 from 7 p.m. until 9 p.m.The family has asked that in lieu of flowers that memorial contributions be made to the Thomas Norman Anderson Jr. Memorial Fund at United Bank.Those who wish may view the memorial page and sign the guestbook online at williamsfh.net.Williams Funeral Home in Barnesville is in charge of arrangements.