ROCK HILL -- Mrs. Beverly Morris Sanderson, 57, of 1573 S. Paraham Road, York, S.C., passed away Saturday, Dec. 22, 2007, at her home.
A native of Lumberton, N.C., Beverly was a daughter of Peggy Fisher Morris and the late Benjamin F. Morris of Lumberton. She was a graduate of UNC-Chapel Hill and obtained her Master's Degree from Clemson University in Math. She was head of the Mathematics Department at Northwestern High School, was a member of The South Carolina Education Association, The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, a National Board Certified Teacher and an International Baccalaureate certified teacher. She also was a member of Oakland Baptist Church since moving to Rock Hill in 1979.
A memorial service will be held today, Dec. 27, 2007, at 2 p.m. at Oakland Baptist Church, with Dr. Robert Shrum and the Rev. Harold Shirley officiating. The family will receive visitors at the church fellowship hall immediately following the service.
In addition to her mother, Mrs. Sanderson is survived by her husband, Larry Wayne Sanderson of the home; three daughters, Meredith S. Jordan of Hartsville, S.C., Rebecca S. Fisher of Bethel, Conn., and Angela C. Sanderson of Rock Hill; her brother, Benjamin F. Morris II, of Washington, N.C.; her sister, Susan M. Garvin, of Newton, N.C.; her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Charlie and Hilda Sanderson of Rock Hill; her sisters-in-law, Linda S. Blackwell of Rock Hill and Doris Edwards of Raleigh, N.C.; four grandchildren; four nieces; and three nephews.
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In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to Hospice & Community Care, P.O. Box 993, Rock Hill, SC 29731 or to Oakland Baptist Church Building Fund, 1067 Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill, SC 29732.
Greene Funeral Home Northwest Chapel is in charge of arrangements.