Sallie J. Purves (1935-2016)
Sallie J. Purves (nee White) 81, of Lakewood Ranch, FL, formally of Little Falls, NJ, passed away peacefully on September 1, 2016. She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Richard S. Purves, her children Glen Purves and wife Kate, Pamela Zummo and husband Frank, and Doug Purves, along with ten grandchildren. She is also survived by two beloved sisters, Lois Leeds and Barbara White. A memorial service will be held at Harvest United Methodist Church in Lakewood Ranch on Sunday, October 2 at 2:00. Sallie will be laid to rest at The National Cemetery in Bradenton on Monday, October 3 at 10:30. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Habitat for Humanity.
Published in The Bradenton Herald on Sept. 28, 2016