She was born February 16, 1924 in Ravenswood, W.Va., a daughter of the late Lawrence T. Thorn and Aubra Amos Thorn Jeffrey.
She was a graduate of Parkersburg High School and West Virginia Wesleyan College. She was a longtime member of St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Parkersburg. The Parkersburg Junior League, the Vienna Chapter #151 Order Of Eastern Star and served as a volunteer and board member of the Parkersburg Day Nursery.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Carl Wallace Anderson, a daughter and son-in-law, Aubra Kay Connour and husband Charles of Fairfield Glade, Tennessee, and a son Robert of the home,.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, James H. Thorn.
Funeral services will be held 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home in Vienna, with Reverend Brent Strum officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Parkersburg. The family will receive friends from 11:00 A.M.-1:00 P.M., Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul's United Methodist Church, 219 11th. Street, Parkersburg, WV. 26101.
Online condolences may be sent to www.lamberttatman.com