Sandra Taylor Queen Mossman, 59, of West Columbia, SC passed away Friday, March 5th, 2021. She was born September 8th, 1961 in Gaston County, North Carolina, to Paul G. Taylor, Sr. and Lynette Homesley Taylor.
Sandra enjoyed being with the people she loved, especially her family. Her greatest joy was her son, Matthew, whom she loved more than life itself. As if that was not enough, along came Caleb Grayson Queen and that brought life, and joy into her heart that she didn’t know she had! She hopes they never forget they were her sunshines.
She was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Charles Lester and Velma Taylor; and maternal grandparents, James Thaddeus and Themla Homesley all of Cherryville, NC.
Survivors include, along with her loving parents, her loving and faithful husband of 15 years, Mike E. Mossman of West Columbia, SC; son, Matthew T. Queen (Leslie Queen); grandson, Caleb G. Queen all of Summerville, SC; siblings, Melinda Phillips (Randy) of Lexington, SC, Paula T. Homesley of Columbia, SC, Bo Taylor (Elizabeth) of Durham, NC, Eugenia T. Beam, Edwina T. Aaron (Alton) all of Columbia, SC; 9 nieces and nephews, Brandon Parris (Lori Smith), Natalie Becknell (Jared), Christopher Parris (Emily), Julie Beam, Jenny Kinard (Tom), Amanda Warren (Will), Jackie Aubert (Danny), Tripp Taylor, Lane Howard (Tim); and 9 great-nieces & nephews; aunt, Ann Leatherman (Carl) of Cherryville, NC; and uncle, Harold Homesley (Barbara) of Pinehurst, NC.
Sandra would like to say thank you to the many wonderful friends she was blessed to make throughout her lifetime. Each of you held a special place in her heart. Sandra would also like to say thank you to her extended family at Robertson Optical, where Sandra was happily employed for 12 years.
A funeral service will be held Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at 2:00 PM at First Baptist Church with Rev. Dr. Vince Hefner officiating. Burial will follow at City Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:00 to 1:45 PM prior to the service at the church. Social distancing and face coverings will be required.
The family will also be receiving friends Sunday, March 7, 2021 from 4:30 to 6:30 PM at the home of Mike and Sandra, 2201 Hooklawn Dr. West Columbia, SC.
Memorials welcome for First Baptist Church, Cherryville, NC in care of Handy Man Ministry, 301 E. First St. Cherryville, NC 28021.
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