Sandra Bowers Edwards, 66, of Siler City died on Monday, June 7, 2021 at her home in Siler City.
Mrs. Edwards was born in Pinehurst on February 6, 1955 the daughter of Coy Martin and Margaret Bracey Bowers.
Sandra attended Jordan Matthews High School, graduating in 1973. She spent her working years working at the Chatham County Group Home and with the handicapped class at Jordan Matthews. Sandra loved to spend time outside tending to her garden, she loved flowers. You could find her in the kitchen cooking a delicious meal for her family. She did all she could to spoil her grandchildren and great granddaughter. In her free time, she enjoyed being outside fishing, Sandra loved animals. Sandra was a big sports fan and sports team Coach for several different teams. In addition to her father, Sandra is preceded in death by her daughter, Laura Edwards.
She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Barry Edwards; daughters, Brandy Edwards of Siler City, and Megan Gilliland and husband Jason of Goldston; Mother, Margaret Bracey Bowers of Siler City; sister, Donna E. Jordan of Asheboro; brothers, Mike Bowers and wife DeeAnn of Siler City, and Nelson Bowers and wife Sharon of Pittsboro; grandchildren, Hunter and Skylar Edwards, Jaggar, Jayston and Jake Gilliland; and great granddaughter, Hope Edwards.
Sandra will Lie in Repose on Thursday, June 10, 2021 from 1:00-5:00 PM at Smith & Buckner Funeral Home, 230 North Second Avenue, Siler City, NC. The family will receive friend's other times at the home of her mother, Margaret Bowers. A graveside service will be Friday, June 11, 2021 at 2:00 PM at Chatham Memorial Park, 13260 Hwy 64 West, Siler City with Roger Edwards officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Chatham County Animal Shelter, 725 Renaissance Dr., Pittsboro, NC 27312 or to the Chatham County Group Home, 217 E. Beaver Street, Siler City, NC 27344.
Smith & Buckner is assisting the Edwards family.
Online condolences may be made at www.pughfuneralhome.com