Obituary for Deborah "Debbi" Anderson
Deborah (Debbi) Lee Anderson, 62, passed away July 13, 2017 in Jacksonville, Florida.
She was born on July 30, 1954 in York, Maine to Clyde Dorr and Shirley McKay
Debbi spent her formative year growing up on the U.S. Naval Base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba (Gitmo), where she met the love of her life, Thomas J. Anderson (Tom), as a teenager. Tom and Debbi were married for almost 37 years - one heart, one love. They returned to Gitmo many times as husband and wife, where they made many lifelong friends.
Debbi was preceded in death by her husband and soulmate, Tom; and her parents, Clyde and Shirley Dorr.
She is survived by: her daughters Nicole Lee McConnell (Jason) and Tiffany Marie Chandler; adopted grandson Dayton James McKee; grandsons Jason W. McConnell, Jr. and Noah M. McConnell; sisters Jerrilyn A. D. Smith (Gordon) and Suzanne M. Keedy (Wayne); brother Timothy A. Dorr; and many beloved nieces and nephews.
A graveside celebration of her life will be on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 in the Arlington Park
Cemetery at 10:00AM.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to: Community Hospice of Northeast Florida, 4114 Sunbeam Road, Jacksonville, Florida 32257.
Arrangements are under the direction and care of Arlington Park Funeral Home,
6920 Lone Star Road, Jacksonville, Florida 32211 (904) 724-6384.