Mrs. Sandra Anne Sparling, age 81, of Dougherty, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, August 21, 2022. She was born December 25, 1940, the daughter of the late Mr. Edward Milton Spruill and the late Mrs. Alice Mae Browne. Mrs. Sparling worked as kindergarten teacher for Dougherty School System for over 30 years. She was the matriarch of the family. She also loved gardening and playing her clarinet. She loved Jekyll Island and was known by her family as Beach Meme.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Sparling was preceded in death by her husband, William Andrew Sparling.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Andrew (Laura) Sparling; daughter Rebecca Sparling and Jayme Williams; grandchildren Bryce Sparling and his wife Emily, Josh Sparling, Olivia Stroud and Allan Sparling; great grandchildren, Braxton Sparling, Greyson Sparling and Willow Sparling.
A memorial service will be held this Saturday, August 27, at 2:00 PM at Move Christian Church. The church is located at 1501 Whispering Pines in Albany, Georgia. All are welcome to come and celebrate the life of our precious mother.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at www.jones-wynn.com. Jones-Wynn Funeral Home and Crematory of Douglasville is in charge of the arrangements. 770-942-2311