Sandra Lee Woods, 71, of Owensboro, Kentucky, died Sunday, February 27, 2022. She was born to the late Paul Leander and Sadie Robinson Pryor in McLean County where she was the ninth of 14 children. Sandra was a devout Catholic with a strong dedication to praying the Rosary. She attended daily Mass and recited her favorite prayers in the presence of her Heavenly Father in the chapel of Carmel Home. Sandra has always been a shining light to residents and staff with her sweet smile and positive attitude.
Sandra can’t wait to reunite with her son, Bradley Edwin Howe, siblings; Mary Katherine Brooks, Mary Elizabeth Janickee, John Paul “Junior” Pryor, Barbara Schooly, Jeanette Mackie, and Johnny Pryor; as well as four sleeping grandchildren.
Sandra is survived by her children, Christina Maria Howe, William Lee “Bud” (Jennifer) Howe, Mary Margaret “Peggy” (Doug) Duvall and Joseph Abram (LeeAnn) Howe; his grandchildren, Lindsey Morgan Howe, Mary Mackenzie Duvall, Johnathon Craig Howe, Cameron Bradley Duvall, Elizabeth Grace Duvall, Kaytriel Yu Howe, Nolan Creed Howe, Caroline Bradney Howe and Joseph Gabriel Howe; and her siblings, Geneva Davis, Minnie Pearl Parker, Captola Cerrigan, David Earl Pryor, Robert Lee Pryor, Lillie Pryor and Cathy Rose Sweatiman.
The funeral will be held Wednesday noon at St. William’s Catholic Church. Interment will be at St. William’s Catholic Church Cemetery in Knottsville. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until Wednesday noon funeral mass at the church.
The family asks that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to Carmel Home or Heartford House.
Online condolence messages can be left at www.cecilfuneralhome.com.