Sara <I>Fowler</I> Anderson

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Sara Fowler Anderson

  • Birth 13 Aug 1958 Salisbury, Rowan County, North Carolina, USA
  • Death 13 Sep 2012 North Carolina, USA
  • Burial Unknown
  • Memorial ID 97084330

Mrs. Sara Fowler Anderson passed away on Thursday, September 13, 2012. She was born in Salisbury, NC on August 13, 1958 to Mrs. Evelyn Blanchard Fowler and the late Mr. James Fitzgerald Fowler. Sara enjoyed growing up in Salisbury and was a graduate of Salisbury High School where she was honored as Most Outstanding Senior. She was an active member of the Girl Scouts and received the Gold Award. She later served as a Girl Scout leader for ten years and she was an alumnus of "Our Chalet" in Switzerland. Sara enjoyed summers as a camper and counselor at Camp Thunderbird where she made lifelong friendships and met her future husband.

Sara graduated from The University of North Carolina where she was a Monogram athlete as a member of the varsity swim team. Sara was co-president and honored as Most Outstanding Graduate of her physical therapy class. She received the Margaret L. Moore scholar award from the Division of Physical Therapy. Sara's physical therapy career spanned three decades. She enjoyed providing services to a wide spectrum of those in need of physical therapy.

Sara was a cherished wife, mother, sister, daughter and friend. She was happily married and devoted to Dr. Ted Anderson for over thirty four years. Her smile, positive energy and joy for life will be missed by many people, especially her adoring family: husband Ted Anderson; daughter Lauren Content Anderson; daughter Megan Amelia Anderson Phillips and husband, Jordan; mother Evelyn Blanchard Fowler; sister Susan Fowler Stafford and husband, Allen; brother James Keith Fowler and wife, Eugenia; brother-in law Lewis Chadwick Anderson and wife, Tammy; nephews William Fowler Stafford, James Blanchard Stafford, James Ward Fowler, and Michael Buddy Anderson; nieces Eugenia Kress Fowler and Savannah Leigh Anderson. Sara gave much time to the community and loved being with her family and friends. She was a dedicated member of First Presbyterian Church in Asheboro where she served as a Deacon.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00AM on Monday, September 17, 2012, at First Presbyterian Church, Asheboro. Following the service, the family will greet friends at a reception in the fellowship hall. In lieu of flowers the family has requested memorials be made to the Sara Fowler Anderson Scholarship in Physical Therapy Endowed Fund at the Medical Foundation of North Carolina, Director of Development, Division of Physical Therapy, UNC-Chapel Hill, CB # 7120, Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7120.

Pugh Funeral Home in Asheboro is assisting the family.

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