Lillian Sterling Elofson
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Lillian Sterling Elofson, 75, passed away Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in a local hospital.

She was a homemaker and active at the Senior Center on Urbane Road. She was of the Christian faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Glenda and Harold Sterling Jr.; and her first husband, William Landon.

She is survived by her husband, John Elofson of Cleveland; children: Jody Matthews of Norfolk, Va., and Sharon Landon of Crisfield, Md.; granddaughter, Sarah Matthews of Norfolk; and stepsister, “Trudy.”

The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, in the chapel of Grissom-Serenity Funeral Home with Dr. Jay McCluskey officiating.

Interment will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Monday in the Chattanooga National Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from noon until 1 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home prior to the service.

We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Elofson family guest book at

Arrangements are being handled by the funeral home, Mark S. Grissom, funeral director.