Lynn Efland Anderson, age 53, died Sunday, July 11, 2010 at Hock Family Pavilion surrounded by her loving family. Lynn was born on May 8, 1957 to Robert Fleming Efland and the late Jane Compton Efland who preceded her in death in 2005. She was a graduate of Orange High School and a member of Aldersgate United Methodist Church.
Lynn was employed by Duke Medical Center for 33 years. In addition, she was an active member of Agape Circle at Aldersgate United Methodist Church. She also enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
In addition to her father Lynn is survived by her devoted husband, Van Anderson, children, Olivia and Jeremy Anderson of Durham; two sisters, Debra Stout of Swepsonville, NC; and Marsha Koury of Sanford, NC; and one brother, Mark Efland of Efland, NC.
The family wishes to express their gratitude for the inspired and loving care from the staff of Hock Family Pavilion, Duke Hospice.
Memorial services will be held 11:00 AM Friday, July 16, 2010 at Aldersgate United Methodist Church. The Reverend W. Douglas Lain, Jr. and Rev. Johnny Branch will preside. Private burial will follow in Efland Presbyterian Church, Efland, NC.
Friends may visit Thursday evening from 500-8:00 PM at Aldersgate United Methodist Church, Family Life Center, 1320 Umstead Road, Durham, NC 27712.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 8300 Health Park Drive, Suite 10, Raleigh, NC 27615 or Duke Homecare and Hospice, Hock Family Pavilion, 4321 Medical Park Drive, Suite 101, Durham, NC 27704
The Anderson family is under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service, Durham.
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