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Sandra P. Vinson
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A memorial service for Sandra P. Vinson, 51, of Elgin, will be held at 3:00 PM, Sunday, October 28, 2012 at God’s Lighthouse Baptist Church, 136 Goins Lane, Elgin. Pastor David Smith will officiate. Family and friends will take time to greet one another before the service. In Lieu of flowers, memorials will be graciously accepted by God’s Lighthouse Baptist Church or The Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter, 460 S. Fair Street, Camden, SC 29020.

Sandy will forever be remembered and cherished by her brother, Steve Palchanis, of Jupiter, FL; sister, Christine Irigoyen (Bert), of Miami, FL; stepson, Derrick Vinson, of Elgin, SC; stepmother, Cathi Palchanis, of Palm Beach Gardens, FL; stepsister, Jeannie Altman Griggs (Lee), of Camden, SC; and sister-in-law, Sue Sebring, of Vista, CA.

Sandy was preceded in death by her mother, Helen Altman, her father, Robert Palchanis, and her precious son, Travis Vinson.

The family wishes to express their greatest thanks to the entire staff of Palmetto Health Richland and Palmetto Health Hospice, for their kindness, compassion and loving care for Sandy during her illness. Also, to her care-givers and their families who supported them, Sandy loves you dearly.

Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.

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