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“Nick, So sorry to hear about your loss of Sandy. Equally sorry could not be there to express my feelings for your loss but had an emergency with my...Read More »
1 of 22 | Posted by: Robert Dales - SC - friend

“Words could never say the sorrow Don and feel for the passing of Sandy. So many good times we all had and we have been very blessed to know her. Nick...Read More »
2 of 22 | Posted by: Saundra Slagle - Colorado Springs, CO

“Nick ,I am sorry for your loss , may the Lord watch over you and your family in the days ahead . ”
3 of 22 | Posted by: Norris Law - Pinopolis, SC

“May God be with you and your family now and in the days, weeks, months and years that follow. May God wrap his arms around you and be your strength...Read More »
4 of 22 | Posted by: Michele Berkos - Goose Creek, SC

“Our deepest sympathies for your family. ”
5 of 22 | Posted by: Vernado and Denetra Smiley - GA

“I am so sorry for your loss. I worked with Sandy for many years at Bosch. She was always willing to help and she did it with a smile. Great...Read More »
6 of 22 | Posted by: Darlene Griffin - Summerville, SC

“I was fortunate to work with Sandy for many years, she was a class act, as passionate about her work as Nick is about his Golf.The World needs more...Read More »
7 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“Nick & family, you all know what a wonderful lady I thought Sandy is. Always gracious and calm, she will truly be missed by all who knew her. I am...Read More »
8 of 22 | Posted by: Lynn Freshwater - No. Chas., SC

my sisters, my friends...this is how i will remember Sandy~<3 “I still have no words. This loss will be felt for a very long time, by her family and friends...I'm so glad I got to spend time with her on my last...Read More »
9 of 22 | Posted by: cindy spain spain - Hillsboro, OR

“I got to meet and know Sandy and the kids during my years working with Nick. Sandy was a pleasure to be around and will be missed by anyone and...Read More »
10 of 22 | Posted by: John Wannamaker - Lexington, SC

“Words fail to express the deep sorrow I feel for all of you. My heart is broken and my soul is flooded with so many wonderful memories of the...Read More »
11 of 22 | Posted by: Nancy Chambers - Youngstown, OH

“This is how I will always remember Sandy. She loved being on a cruise and I am forever grateful that I could be a part of that. ”
12 of 22 | Posted by: Lisa Newman - Covington, GA

“Our thoughts and prayers are with each of you. May God see you through these difficult times. Many good memories shared with Sandy and family. ”
13 of 22 | Posted by: Bobby and Stephanie Arnold - SC

“After the loss of a loved one, it's extremely difficult to find any comfort in words or gestures. Just know that Sandy is now resting in God's grace...Read More »
14 of 22 | Posted by: The Boatwright family - SC

“Nick, Craig and all who loved Sandy,Mark and I send our deepest condolences, and our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. "Perhaps they are not...Read More »
15 of 22 | Posted by: Janice & Mark Lynn - SC - Friend

“Clint Avery I Am So Sorry For The Loss Of Your Mother. She Must Be A Wonderful Woman To Have Raised A Son Like You. My Thoughts and Prayers Are With...Read More »
16 of 22 | Posted by: Sandy & Steve Kersey/ Tyler Boys - SC

“Condolences for the Loss of Wife,Mom. ”
17 of 22 | Posted by: Lyndon and Loula Johnson - FL

“I am so sorry for the loss of your wife, mother, grandmother and sister. Sandy was such a good person and will live on through her family. She was a...Read More »
18 of 22 | Posted by: Sherion Rivera - North Charleston, SC

“Our heart felt condolences to you and the family. Hugs and love always... ”
19 of 22 | Posted by: Raul and Lorraine Rodriguez - GA

“Nick, I'm so sorry for your loss. ”
20 of 22 | Posted by: Vicki Moore - Hanahan, SC

“My condolences to you and your family. ”
21 of 22 | Posted by: Shante Aiken-Gavin - Charlotte, NC

“Terribly sad news to hear. I'm so sorry for the lost of a loving and cool mom. Going to school with Clint and Nicole I had the privilege of meeting a...Read More »
22 of 22 | Posted by: Skip Garcia - Goose Creek, SC

Sandra Kay Avery , 69, of Goose Creek, SC, wife of Nicholas Francis Avery died Monday, July 9, 2018. Her memorial service will be held Thursday, July 12, 2018 in the J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Northwoods Chapel, 2180 Greenridge Road at 3:00 pm. The family will receive friends Wednesday, July 11, 2018 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in Stuhr Northwoods Chapel.

Sandra was born August 9, 1948 in Ellwood City, PA, daughter of the late John Britton and Edith Hall Britton. She retired as an executive secretary at Bosch. She loved grandmothering, sistering, gardening and was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan. She was a member of the Circular Congregational Church.

She is survived by her husband of 51 years; two sons, Craig Avery of Goose Creek, SC, Clinton Avery (Melissa) of Hanahan, SC; daughter, Nicole Zitnik (Mark) of Goose Creek, SC; grandchildren: Britton, Anna, Rylee, Andrew and Ella Reese; three sisters: Donna Nye of Goose Creek, SC, Debbie Agostinelli of Ellwood City, PA and Laura Ingram (Tony) of Goose Creek, SC and one brother, Dean Britton of FL. She was preceded in death by her parents.