A life celebration for Sandra Moore Trentham, age 73, of Lynchburg, TN, will be held at 1 PM on Saturday, October 22, 2022, at Higgins Funeral Home with Craig Carlisle officiating. Visitation with the family will be from 11 AM until the time of service on Saturday at Higgins. A private committal service for family will follow the service on Saturday.
Sandy was born on February 15, 1949, in Bulls Gap, TN to the late Charles Rakin and Hazel Virginia Moore Stewart. She was a 1967 graduate of Walled Lake Central High School and worked as a corrections officer/secretary with the Lincoln County Jail. Mrs. Trentham was a member of the Stone Bridge Garden Club, Fayetteville Elks Lodge, the Queen’s Bees, and an honorary member of the F.C.E. Sandy was very talented and enjoyed doing all arts and crafts. She enjoyed rug hooking, making clay pottery, painting, stained glass, woodworking, and quilting. Sandy even painted several murals at schools in Lincoln County. Her favorite pastime was taking Piper for boat rides. Mrs. Trentham passed away on October 16, 2022, at her lake house.
Survivors include her daughters, Alyssa Parsley (Kevin) Hargrave, and Tammie Parsley Cowan; grandchildren, Randal Scott Layman, Jr., William Trent (Bridget) Layman, Aly Marie Hargrave, Peyton Terrell Hargrave, Jacob Craig Hargrave, Kaleigh Hargrave Scott, Michael Keith Adams, and Chloe Rae Cowan; great-grandchildren, Wyatt Ray Layman, Brailey May Hempel-Layman, Addison Grace Scott, and Jaxson Paul Scott; siblings, Hobert Stewart and Sharron Brent; and her beloved pets, Golden Doodle Piper, and Fat Cat Gibs. In addition to her parents, Sandy was preceded in death by her husband, Jackie Trentham; granddaughter, Emilie Grace Cowan; and grandmother, Mima Kate Stewart.
Memorials may be made to the Stone Bridge Garden Club, P O Box 471, Fayetteville, TN 37334.
Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Sandra Moore Trentham.