Betty L. GandyDecember 11, 1931 ~ July 25, 2017 (age 85)
Mrs. Betty Lee Gandy, passed away, Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at her residence after an illness surrounded by her loving family. She was 85.
Born December 11, 1931. She was a daughter of the late Hamer and Lucille Frederick Lee. She was the wife of the late Grady Eugene Gandy, Sr. She was retired from the Marlboro County Court House. She was a graduate of the Class of 1950 at McColl High School, where she was the Salutatorian. She enjoyed history. She was a member of Thomas Memorial Baptist Church, where she was active in the Sunday School Class, and was a former choir member. She was active in the Marlboro Shrine Club (Eastern Star).
She is survived by; her children, Robby and Tina Gandy of Bennettsville, Carolyn and Richard Saunders of Greensboro, NC, Joye and Al Crowley of Bennettsville; her grandchildren, Currie and Katy Todd, Genie and Matthew Dial, Whitney and Jacob Oxendine, Benjamin Saunders, Brittany and Justin Munnerlyn; her great-grandchildren, Rowan Todd, Joshua Todd, Lauren Hailey Dial; her sister-in-law, Jean Gandy; very special friend, Jackie Griggs; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends; her dog, Reta.
She is preceded in death by; her parents and husband listed above; her son, Grady Eugene Gandy, Jr.; her sister, Patsy Ushery; her brother, Robert Lee.
A graveside service will be held 11:00 am, Friday, July 28, 2017, at Sunset Memorial Park in Bennettsville. A visitation will be held from 6-8 pm, Thursday, July 27, 2017, at the Gandy’s residence 1927 Hwy 15/401 West, Bennettsville, SC 29512.
Memorials are suggested to the Shriners Hospital for Children in Greenville, SC, 950 West Faris Road, Greenville, SC 29605.
On-line condolences may be made @www.bfhbennettsville.com
Burroughs Funeral Home is honored to assist the Gandy family.