Obituary of Sara Lea Iseley Stanfield (c. 1921-2007)
Sara Lea Iseley Stanfield
Jan 10, 2007 - 10:17:21 am CST
Burlington, NC - Sara Lea Iseley Stanfield, 86, of 428 Stanfield Rd. passed away Tuesday, January 9, 2007 at Alamance Regional Medical Center. She was the wife of Herbert Elwood Stanfield and the daughter of the late Clem Wade and Alma Keck Iseley. Sara was a member of Baynes Baptist Church and the Women's Missionary Union. She was greatly loved and considered an anchor for her family and community as well. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Survivors include her husband Herbert Elwood Stanfield of the home, daughters and sons-in-law; Barbara and Willie Massey of Elon, Brenda Faye Stanfield of Burlington, Betty S. Andrews of Burlington, Patricia and Keith Newcomer of Fuquay Varina, sons and daughters-in-law; Stephen and Tommie Stanfield of Burlington, David Elwood Stanfield of the home, John and Becky Stanfield of Burlington, Tom and Cindy Stanfield of Burlington, beloved sisters; Ida "Biddie" Overby of Reidsville, Ollie Mae Andrews of Burlington, Lydia "Tunsie" Berry of Elon, eleven grandchildren and seven great granchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and two infant brothers.
The funeral service will be held 2:00 PM Thursday at Baynes Baptist Church by Rev. Scott Williams and Rev. Marvin Simpson with interment following in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends 6-8 PM Wednesday at Lowe Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. and at other times at the home. Memorials may be made to Baynes Baptist Church, 1757 Baynes Rd., Burlington, NC 27217.
Source: The Caswell Messenger, 10 January 2007