Sara Jane Barnard Fetters, age 85, of Anderson, South Carolina, went to be with her Savior Jesus Christ on August 23, 2022.
Born on February 3, 1937, to Ralph Herbert Barnard and Dorothy Alice Hopkins Barnard in PawPaw, Michigan, the fifth of seven children.
Sara was married to her high school sweetheart Walter Howard Fetters for 65 years. Howard was the love of her life. Together they raised five children in Danville, Illinois. She was a wonderful and dedicated mother. Sara had many hobbies, to include; bread making, gardening, knitting/crocheting, sewing, painting, writing short stories, singing, playing the piano, and delivering Meals on Wheels. She drove her elderly friends to doctor appointments, the pharmacy and grocery store. Her favorite hobby of all was spending time with her grandchildren. They were her pride and joy.
She was predeceased by her parents and brothers Bruce, Roger and Jimmy, and grandson, Andrew.
She is survived by siblings; Mary, David (Jan), Nancy, her children; Tim (Carla), Chuck (Dot), Sue, Dave, Bill (Carrie), and grandchildren; Katelyn (Tyreek), Dominick, Brian (Morgan), Rebecca, Jessica (Shane), Jay (Jackie), McKenzie, McKayla, Haley (Ian), Lauren, Joshua, Tyler, and great-grandchildren; Andy, Journey, Rozylyn, JaKobe, McKinlee, Oliver, Hugo, Kyra, and Kinsley.
A memorial service is planned for 3pm on Saturday September 10th at Fellowship Baptist Church, 1500 E. Calhoun St, Anderson, SC for any and all who would like to join the family in honoring Sara Fetters. A Celebration of Life dinner will follow immediately after the service.
The Sosebee Mortuary and Crematory South Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements.