Anita Ruth Sandy, 72, of Enterprise, passed away at 12:40 a.m. Friday (May 13, 2016) at her residence following a brief illness.
She was born in Bridgeport, July 6, 1943, a daughter of the late Francis Marion Jenkins and the late Ruth Evelyn Poling Booth.
Surviving are her husband, James E. "Bud" Sandy, whom she married Oct. 10, 1959; one daughter, Carol Snyder and her husband Rocky, Holmesville, Ohio; one granddaughter, Mariah Mumaw and her husband Andy, Holmesville, Ohio; three great-grandchildren, Eilee, Lane and Cohen; four brothers, Carl Jenkins and his wife Linda of Grafton, Wayne Jenkins of North Carolina, Ronnie Jenkins and his wife Julie of Texas, and Charles Jenkins of Ohio; two sisters-in-law, Kay Ash of Enterprise and LeEllen Sandy of Centerpoint; brother-in-law, Roy Sandy and his wife Linda of Enterprise; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Phyllis Marion Stahl; one brother, Lloyd Edward "Butch" Jenkins; her mother-in-law, Louise Halpenny; sisters-in-law, Delores Gregory and Joann Weekly; and brother-in-law, Rick Sandy.
Anita was formerly employed as a produce manager for the State Food Store in Shinnston and the Giant Eagle and Shop 'n Save in Fairmont. She enjoyed quilting, flower gardening and spending time with her family, especially her great-grandbabies. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
The family will receive friends from 2-8 p.m. Sunday at the Perine Funeral Home, 1348 S. Pike St., Shinnston. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday. Interment will be in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Enterprise.
Condolences may be extended to the family at www.perinefunerals.com.
The Perine Funeral Home is honored to serve the Sandy family.
Published on May 13, 2016