November 3, 1940 ~ February 19, 2002

Born in: Tioga Center, NY,
Resided in: Arden, NC

Arden - Sandra Irene Chappell, 61, of Sumter Street, died Tuesday, February 19, 2002.

A native of Tioga Center, New York, she was the daughter of the late John A. and Leta Grace Hollenbeck Niemi.

A former resident of Elmira, NY, Sandra was a real estate agent and President of the Chemung County Board of Realtors.

She is survived by her husband, William Adam, Jr.; two daughters, Monica Chappell of Myrtle Beach, SC and Michelle Newkirk of Washington, DC; two sons, Michael Chappell and Mark Chappell, both of Myrtle Beach and five grandchildren. She is also survived by three stepsons, Jason Adam of Garden Grove, California, Robert Adam of Fairfield, California and Michael Adam of Horseheads, New York and her aunt and uncle, Irene and Wesley Hollenbeck of Cortlandt, NY.

Her family will receive friends from 7 until 8 pm Thursday at Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian. Private interment will be in Calvary Churchyard at a later date.

Memorials may be made to Mountain Area Hospice, P.O. Box 25338, Asheville, NC 28813 or to the Salvation Army, 204 Haywood Street, Asheville, NC 28801.

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  1. She will be missed.I am so sorry.Bill call me if you need to talk to someone.We had a lot of good times together. Love Veta Gore

  2. Dear Bill:

    I am so sorry to hear tha Sandy is no longer with us. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in this difficult time.

    I will always remember Sandy and the long talks about our lives, the special lunch meetings,having the pleasure of working with her, and all the plans we made together. Knowing Sandy has been so special to me.

    I have thought about you both so often.

    Please get in touch with me and with Bill when you feel like talking or getting together. We will both always hold Sandy and you in our hearts.

    With all ourlove,
    CJ Smith
    Bill Hill

  3. Sorry to hear about the loss of your mother, our prayers and thoughts are with yall.
    Joey,Theresa, Joey Dale & Joshua Tyler

  4. Monica,
    Our thoughts and prayers are with your family at this difficult time. You and Brian be careful driving home. If we can do anything for you, please let us know.

    Greg & Connie Boyd
    Beau Quarles & Justin Boyd

  5. Bill & family, sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you in this time of loss.

    Swain, Hoyt, & Doris Piver

  6. Hello Bill, Can not tell you
    how very sorry to hear of Sandy’s death. I lost Warren in Nov. 2000. May you find some comfort at this time by knowing old friends are thinking of you.


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