Mrs. Joan W. Andrews

Notice of Death - Mrs. Joan W. Andrews

Widow of Rev. Fletcher L. Andrews
Date of Death: 8/20/2018 | Clergy Spouse
We have received word of the death of Mrs. Angela Joan Whitener Andrews of Maiden, on Monday, August 20, 2018.  She was preceded in death by her husband, the Rev. Fletcher Lanier Andrews, and a son, the Rev. John Fletcher Andrews.  She is survived by two sons, the Rev. Harry F. Andrews and James Kenneth Andrews; two daughters, Marnie Whitener Andrews (husband, Jeff Jacobson) and Angela Helen Andrews; twelve grandchildren, one of whom is the Rev. Kathryn A. McElveen (Rev. Rimes); nineteen great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.  Also surviving amongst Joan’s extended family are nephew Rev. Mark Andrews (Denise) and niece Judy Andrews Starnes (Rev. Paul). 
A memorial service will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday, August 25, 2018 in Grace Chapel, on the campus of Lenoir Rhyne University, Hickory, officiated by the Revs. Harry Andrews, Rex Gibbs, and Andrew Weisner.  While a formal visitation will not take place, the family will be dining at Cromer Dining Hall following the service, and invite all to join who wish to do so.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Lenoir Rhyne A Capella Choir; Hospice in Catawba or Lincoln counties; or Transitions LifeCare, a hospice facility in Raleigh.