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Angela Jeanette Upchurch

January 23, 1964 ~ October 18, 2018 (age 54)

Angela Jeanette Upchurch, 54 of Sanford passed away Thursday October 18, 2018. A Memorial service will be held at 3:00pm Saturday at Life Springs Church.

Ms. Upchurch was born in Sanford daughter of the late Faye Stone Fosnough. Angela loved helping her family friends and neighbors and attending her grandchildren’s different events. She had a special passion for animals and volunteered at animal shelters and at the Aloha Zoo.

Surviving is Angela’s daughter, Crystal Burns and husband William of Sanford; her son, Derrek “Josh” Whitaker and wife Brittany; three grandchildren, Kayleigh Burns, Brock Whitaker, and Lucas Whitaker; several nieces and nephews and many great nieces and nephews; sisters, Ellen Poole and husband Terry and Janet Ayres and husband Chauncey; her aunt, Margaret Cameron and uncle Jimmy Stone.

The family will greet friends following the Memorial service.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Lee Co Animal Shelter, 1450 N Horner Blvd, Sanford, NC 27330.


Donations may be made to:

Lee County Animal Shelter
1450 N. Horner Blvd, Sanford NC 27330

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