November 27, 1927 – November 7, 2012
Service: November 10, 2012
Section: Masonic Garden
Elaine Lord Anderson, age 84, of Elizabethton, passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at Sycamore Shoals Hospital. She was a daughter of the late John and Cimelia Moore Lord and was born in Ashford, Alabama. She was a former resident of Cedar Springs, GA and moved with her husband to Elizabethton ten years ago to be near their daughter and her family.
Mrs. Anderson was a member of Providence Assembly in Cedar Springs, GA and attended Southside Christian Church in Elizabethton where her son-in-law ministers. She had a God-given capacity to love others unconditionally and to always put others ahead of herself. She was a wonderful example to those around her of a woman who worked hard inside the home and out and still maintained love and care of family as her first priority.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Anderson was preceded in death by one sister, Betty Lord Ellis and two brothers, Artell Lord and U.L. Lord.
Survivors include her husband of sixty-seven years, Clarence Franklin Anderson, of the home; one daughter, Eleanor Anderson Koruschak and her husband, Michael, Elizabethton; two grandsons, Randy Koruschak, Elizabethton; Eric Koruschak and his wife, Krystal Yarberry Koruschak, Elizabethton; and one great-granddaughter, Aubrey Kate Koruschak, Elizabethton. Mrs. Anderson is also survived by many nieces and nephews, each of whom had a special place in her heart.
The funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 PM on Saturday, November 10, 2012 in the Chapel of Peace of Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton with Mr. Michael Koruschak, Minister officiating. The music will be under the direction of No Name But His and Charles Dugger, pianist. The family will receive friends from 1:00 – 2:00 PM on Saturday, prior to the service in the chapel or at her residence and at the home of her daughter at other times.
The graveside service and interment will immediately follow the funeral service at Happy Valley Memorial Park. Active pallbearers will be Randy Koruschak, Eric Koruschak, Michael Albritton, Robert Clark, Bruce Cakebread and Adam Dugger.