George Anderson – County Commissioner District 1
District 1 covers southeastern Decatur County and the City of Attapulgus
In May 2014, Commissioner George Anderson was elected District 1 commissioner. He is a retired U.S. Army veteran who served as tank platoon sergeant in Desert Storm. His service consists of Germany, Korea, Iraq and Saudi Arabia. He is a retired captain of the Decatur County Prison.
Commissioner Anderson is a native of Decatur County and a 1971 graduate of Bainbridge High School.
Commissioner Anderson and his wife, Shelia, have four children, Angela, Georgiana, Brittany and Myasia. He is a member of the St. Thomas Baptist Church of Fowlstown, Ga.