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  • "i love you and mrs you grandma, im sorry i couldnt have..."
    - lee gushlaw
  • "Mrs. Sandy you were a wonderful patient. wE really enjoyed..."
    - Lakeland Rgional Medical Center LRMC
  • "Dear Hope, Faith and Family, Just found out about your..."
    - Henriette Pippin (Pearson)
  • "Mom I know your watching over me today and giving me the..."
    - Hope Franklin
  • "I will miss you, Sandy!! But I know one day I will see you..."
    - Vonnie Skinner
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Waverly Growers

WAVERLY - Sandy Smith of Waverly passed away Monday, August 6, 2012 at the Lakeland Regional Medical Center due to heart failure.
She was born July 15, 1944 in Wichita Falls, TX to the late James Ralph & Dorothy (Goodin) Tilgham; and was a lifelong resident of the area. She was a retired supervisor from Waverly Growers and a member of the Waverly Baptist Church. She loved to read romance novels, playing crossword puzzles, watching game shows and baking. She was a proud cancer survivor.
Survivors include her daughters, Faith Gushlaw (Tony) of Chipley and Hope Franklin (Vance) of Alturas; son, Jimmy Smith (Sabrina Burnine) of Huntington, TN; nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. We will always love you and miss you. Until we see you in heaven.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 pm until the funeral service at 7:00 pm Thursday, August 9, 2012 at the Waverly Baptist Church with Rev. David Durham officiating. Condolences may be sent to the family and the webcast of the service can be viewed at

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Marion Nelson Funeral Home
454 S Buckmoore Rd
Lake Wales, FL 33853
(863) 676-2541
Published in Ledger on Aug. 8, 2012
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