Sandra R. Chamblee

Published 3:57 pm Monday, August 29, 2022

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PANTEGO – Sandra Robin Chamblee, age 64, formerly of Ahoskie, passed away on Thursday, August 18, 2022 at the Duke University Hospital in Durham, NC.

Sandra was born on July 15, 1958 in Hertford County, North Carolina. She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. Sandra worked as an LPN nurse for many years and enjoyed taking care of all of her patients, especially the ones at the nursing home. She was an avid animal lover with her favorites being her cats. Sandra was always full of life and filled the room with her contagious laughter. She was loved by many and will be deeply missed by her family and friends.

Sandra was preceded in death by her parents; Veron Daniel Chamblee and Ruby Benthall Chamblee; and a brother, Jan Daniel Chamblee.

Sandra is survived by a son, Daniel Horne of Ayden; a daughter, Jessica Pierce and husband C. Gray of Cofield; the father of her children; Keith Horne; a grandson, Theodoros Keith Horne; three granddaughters, Alessandra Leigh Horne, Hannah Gray Pierce, and Laura Jean Pierce; brother, Melvin B. Chamblee and wife Nancy of Ahoskie; two sisters, Nancy Hunnicutt of Aulander, and Janice Decker of Raleigh; three nieces, Susan Hunnicutt Nguyen and husband Tom, Donna Hurdle and husband Scott, and Sylvia Wiser; a nephew, Chris Chamblee and wife Cyndi; and a special friend, Gene Scott of Williamston

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, August 23, 2022 from 6-7:30 p.m. at Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service, Ahoskie, NC.

A celebration of life funeral service will be held on Wednesday, August 24, 2022 at 11 a.m. at the Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel, Ahoskie, NC, with Rev. Anita Thompson officiating.

Flowers are welcome or memorial contributions may be made in memory of Sandra to the Tri-County Animal Shelter, 138 Icaria Rd, Tyner, NC 27980 or online by visiting fund, type-Sandra Chamblee.

Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Chamblee family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting