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Mary Thorn Anderson

March 31, 2013
Parkersburg News and Sentinel

Mary Thorn Anderson, 89, of Vienna, passed away March 28, 2013, at Saint Francis Hospital in Charleston, W.Va.

She was born Feb. 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. She was a member of 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, Tenn.; 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 1 p.m. Tuesday at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home in Vienna, with the Rev. Brent Strum officiating. Internment will follow in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Parkersburg. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul's United Methodist Church, 219 11th. St., Parkersburg, WV 26101.

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