Sandra Newcomb Walters

Sandra Newcomb Walters, 80, of Laurel died Friday, Dec. 1, 2017 at Guardian Angels Personal Care Home in Laurel.

Visitation and funeral services were Monday at Ellisville Funeral Home in Ellisville. Burial followed in Florence Congregational Methodist Church Cemetery in Sandersville. Rev. Jimmy Holder officiated.

Mrs. Walters was born on Friday, April 16, 1937 in Laurel. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She retired after 30-plus years of service as accounting manager for the Coca-Cola Bottling Company in Laurel. She was a member of the Florence Congregational Methodist Church in Sandersville.

She was preceded in death by her parents Senitte Newcomb and Frances Delina Windham Newcomb; her husband Harlon R. Walters; brother Kimble Newcomb; and canine companion Bandit.

Survivors include her daughter Regina W. Kitchens (Gary) of Ellisville; son Kenneth R. Walters (Rosa) of Laurel; sister Dianne Shepherd (Roger) of Laurel; brother-in-law Donald Walters (LaDonna) of Laurel; four grandchildren, Eric Walters (Brooke), Brett Walters (Alaina), Kayla Johnson (Daniel) and Amos Kitchens (Trista); and three great-grandchildren, Nevaeh Walters, Kara Walters and Paige Walters.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Florence Congregational Methodist Church.

Ellisville Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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