Sandra Renee Stroud, age 56 of Elm City, passed away on Wednesday, September 3, 2021 at her home in Elm City, NC following several illnesses and at the last a COVID infection.
Sandy was born on June 14, 1965, in Shreveport, Louisiana to Samuel Lee Morris and Barbara Ann Britt Morris. She attended school in Edgecombe County. She held various positions, one of which was a clerical position at BB&T Bank in Wilson. She worked at other jobs usually involving serving people in some way. Sandy was a loving, giving person with a big heart for others. At one point she worked in a nursing home and loved and served the residents as if they were her own family. She was an excellent cook and meticulous housekeeper.
Sandy recently embraced the Lord Jesus Christ as her personal Savior and was making plans to be baptized. We rejoice through our sorrow that we will meet her in Heaven one day.
Sandy was preceded in death by her brother Samuel Keith Morris, Grandmother Lucy Virginia Ellis, Uncle Charles Morris, and Uncle Donald Morris.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory, the father of her children Tommy Stroud, children Christopher and Brooke Stroud, her father Samuel Lee Morris (Anna), mother Barbara Ann Britt Morris, brother Benjamin Brian Morris, nieces Callie and Brycelinn Morris, Aunt Shirley Whitehurst and Jeane Morris, Uncle James Britt (Betty), numerous other nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of friends.
A Celebration of Sandy’s Life will be held in the Chapel of Carlisle Funeral Home on Wednesday, September 8, 2021, at 2 PM with the Dr Robin D. Fisher pastor of Sunset Avenue Baptist Church, Rocky Mount, NC with the interment following the service in the Macclesfield Cemetery, Macclesfield NC.
The family will receive friends and family at Carlisle Funeral Home on Tuesday, September 7, 2021, from the hours of 6 until 8 PM and other times at the home of Samuel and Anna Morris at 406 Barrington Drive, Tarboro NC.
Floral tributes are welcome as are donations to Sunset Ave Baptist Church Mission Fund.
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