January 5, 1938 ~ November 30, 2009
Born in: NC,
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Sandra Edwards Brown, 71, of 55 Nevada Avenue, Asheville, died Monday, November 30, 2009. Mrs. Brown was a native of Charlotte and came to Asheville in 1954 to attend Mt. Pisgah Academy, graduating in 1956. She was the daughter of the late Roland Nelson Edwards and Maudelle Sherrill Edwards Zepeda. She was married to the late Earl Woodrow Brown for 21 years, until his death in 1979. Mrs. Brown worked for C.T.S., Youngblood Truck Lines, Walker Mfg., and Schwitzer Borg-Warner Turbochargers. She became disabled and was forced to retire in 1985. She was an avid animal lover. Surviving are three brothers, Sherrill R. Edwards, Gary E. Zepeda and Monte M. Zepeda, and several nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday in the Patton Avenue chapel of Groce Funeral Home with Pastor David White officiating. Interment will be at Green Hills Cemetery. Memorials may be made to St. Jude's Childrens' Hospital, PO Box 318, Memphis, TN 38101.