Nancy Greenwood Anderson – Wake Forest Obituary

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Nancy Greenwood Anderson

Aug 19, 1944 – Jun 3, 2016


Nancy M. Anderson, 71, passed away on Friday June 3, 2016 at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, NC. She was born in Roanoke, VA daughter of the late Alice Powell Greenwood and John Ree Greenwood. She was preceded in death by a brother John Greenwood.

A private memorial service will be held at a later date.

Mrs. Anderson was a homemaker, a former librarian and she held a Master’s degree in Special Education. Her passions were being a teacher, artist/writer, music (autoharp) shared with her husband, and comedian (Maxe Diamond) She was bold and beautiful and Nancy made an impression on everyone she ever met. She truly loved her family.

Nancy is survived by her husband; Samuel E. Anderson, daughters; Sheryl Wicklund (Bob) Donna Privette (Brian) a son; Edward Anderson, a brother; Randy Greenwood, many nieces and nephews (Anderson, Greenwood and Newton families) grandchildren; Tiffany Wicklund, Felecia Wicklund and Steven Anderson.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Patowomak Tribe c/o Diane and Alvin Newton 911 Belle Plains Road Fredericksburg, VA 22405

A service of Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Wake Forest, NC 27587. (919-556-5811)