Loran L. "Dude" Warner, 73, of Anderson, died Jan. 21, 2017, at Community Hospital of Anderson.
He was born Oct. 30, 1943, in Anderson, to Loran W. and Virginia (Hunnell) Warner.
He served in the National Guard for six years.
He was a fork truck driver for Guide Lamp from 1963 to 1995 and was a member of United Auto Workers Local 663. After retirement he was self employed doing business as Dude's Remodeling.
He was a member of First Presbyterian Church where he served as a trustee and also was a member of Anderson Corvette Club.
He enjoyed family time, jet skiing, NASCAR, traveling to Hawaii, and drag racing.
He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Pam Warner; three children, Paige (Herb) Clark, Angie Haygood and Aaron Warner, all of Anderson; six grandchildren, Taylor and Connor Clark, Morgan (Tyler) Mullins, Dillen Carper, Mercedes Warner and Audrey Warner; great-grandson, Leighton Mullins; brother, Jim Warner of Anderson; sister-in-law, Suzi Tharp; two nephews, Barry Tharp and Nick Warner; and several cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son-in-law, Donald Haygood Jr.; sister, Anita Warner; and nephew, Brett Warner.
Services will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at Rozelle-Johnson Funeral Service with the Rev. Kevin Bousman officiating.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. prior to the service.
Memorial contributions may be given to the First Presbyterian Church or the Madison County Humane Society.
Post online condolences at www.rozelle-johnson.com.
Published on  January 24, 2017