Mary Francis Anderson
Mary died of cervical cancer on October 30, 1993, at the age of 37. Mary was a 1979 graduate of UNCA with a degree in general management. In 1980, she moved to Honolulu, Hawaii, where she was employed by a travel agency and wrote travel brochures. Mary returned to Buncombe County in 1990. Mary had been a volunteer for the Girl Scouts, Pisgah Council, and a volunteer for the Special Olympics.