Obituary for Sarah Gaither (Avery)
Mrs. Sarah Marie Avery Gaither, 62, departed this life on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at her residence.
Born to the late James and Margaret Johnson Avery on January 1, 1955 in Cleveland, NC.
She attended Rowan County Public Schools and received her Nursing diploma from Rowan Cabarrus Community College. She was last employed with Livingstone College as the campus Nurse.
Mrs. Gaither was a former member of Church Of God. She was affiliated with R.A. Clement Association.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by brothers, James Cecil Avery, Jerry Wayne Avery, and Raford Thomas Avery.
She leaves precious and loving memories with her children, Andrea Nichole Avery of Albemarle,NC, Kenya Abell of Dothan, AL, Brittiany Gaither of Winston-Salem; husband, James Gaither, Jr, Oklahoma City, OK; sister, Mildred Avery Lewis (Ratino) of Holly Springs, NC; brothers, Rodney Darnell Avery (Vera) of Jacksonville, FL, James Knox , Reverend Tommy Knox (Velma) both of Cleveland, NC, John Knox of Salisbury; sisters-in-law, Brenda Avery and Margaret Avery, both of Salisbury; aunts, Thelma Jones of Washington, DC, Kathleen Hamilton of New York, Pearline Johnson of Virginia; special cousin, Margie Goodwin of Cleveland, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and many special friends.