She was born in Fort Knox, Kentucky, but had lived most of her life in the Bethlehem Community of Holmes County, Florida. She was a 1977 graduate of Bethlehem High School, a graduate of Chipola College School of Nursing and was employed for more than 35 years with North West Florida Community Hospital in Chipley. She was a member of Union Hill Baptist Church.
Sandra was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Finnis Justice Sr. and Bessie Justice; her maternal grandparents, Hubert Smith and Perry Lee Smith. Survivors include her husband, Wendal Marell; her parents, Finis and Annette Justice; sister, Wanda J. Stafford (Earl); brother, Alan Justice (Alison); neices and nephews, Tara Alford (Bret), Jade Morton (Caleb), Sabrina Dickerman (Alex), Emilie Justice, Kara Grace Justice, David Marell (Barbara), Eric Marell (Kristen), River Roberts (Morgon); great-neices, Kiyann Alford and Kenna Alford; several aunts and uncles.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at Union Hill Baptist Church with Pastor Carson Fender and Rev. Jonathan West officiating. Interment will follow in Bethlehem Methodist Cemetery with James & Sikes Funeral Home Maddox Chapel of Marianna directing.
Visitation will be one hour prior to the funeral at Union Hill Baptist Church.