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Sandra Elaine Torchia

Sandra Elaine Torchia, 61, resident of 209 Kaye Dr. Anderson, SC passed away Friday Sept. 6, 2013 at University Hospital in Augusta, Georgia.

Born in Calhoun Falls, SC she was a daughter of the late Patrick Samuel Torchia, Sr. and Irene Hodges Torchia.

Sandra was a retired surgical technician at Anderson Area Medical Center Labor and Delivery Dept. Sandra loved spending time with her family and friends being known as one to never meet a stranger but the love and apple of her eye was her beloved grandson Matthew.

Survivors include a daughter Amy Torchia Mock of Augusta, Georgia; a grandson Matthew Shawn Johnson of Augusta, Georgia; one sister Carol Ann Hutto of Hephzibah, Georgia; one brother Patrick Torchia of Anderson, SC; a niece Angelina Torchia and other nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be conducted Monday Sept. 9, 2013 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel at Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home with the Rev. Alvin Hodges officiating. The burial will follow in Greenwood Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends Sunday Sept. 8, 2013 from 6:00 until 7:30 PM at Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to a charity of one's choice


Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Sunday, September 08, 2013
6:00 - 7:30 PM


Funeral Home
Chandler Chapel, Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Monday, September 09, 2013
11:00 AM


Greenwood Memorial Gardens
3302 Hwy 25
Greenwood ,  SC  29646

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So sorry to see that Sandra had past away. We have lost family members that truly made us smile. Lv Noonie

susan botts Sep 26 2013 12:00 AM

Sandra was special to everyone who knew her. She will be missed by all. Thoughts and prayers are with you.

Rickey Christian Sep 17 2013 12:00 AM

We were so sorry to hear of Sandra's passing. I went to school with Sandra and she always had a laugh and a smile for everyone! I know that all will miss her, she was a good friend to all who had the priviledge to meet her! All of you are in our prayers! Donnie & Kathy Kilgore Grant

Donnie & Kathy Grant Sep 10 2013 12:00 AM

I am so sorry to hear of Sandra's passing. Sandra and I attended school together. I still remember the smile she always had on her face. She was a joy to be around and a bright spot for anyone's day. My condolences to the family and friends. May she rest in peace.


We are so sorry to hear about Sandra.She was a bright spirit. Our condolences to the whole family.

Pat and Emily Hester Sep 8 2013 12:00 AM

Sandra was one of a kind. I work with her at Burlington mill in Calhoun Falls SC many years ago. She never met a stranger ,always laughing and cutting up with everyone. I'm so sorry to hear of passing. I will keep the family in my prayers.

Amanda Timms Sep 8 2013 12:00 AM

The family is my thoughts and prayers.Angie Henderson

Angie Harrison Henderson Sep 6 2013 12:00 AM