Joanie “Sue” Anderson Gardner

Published 3:56 pm Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Joanie “Sue” Anderson Gardner, 57, of Flat Rock passed away suddenly Saturday, August 4, 2018.  She was preceded in death by her father, Mack McComas.

She was Mom, Granny and best friend to two children, Curtis Anderson of the home and Brandee Anderson Jones (Dustin) of Rutherfordton; and to her two grandchildren, Emma Kate Jones and Blake David Jones.  She was also survived by her husband, Charles Gardner; mother, Joan McComas; sister, Sharon McCarson; brother, Rob McComas (Amanda); several extended family members, friends and her beloved Chocolate Labs, Tank and Tucker.

Sue had been a faithful employee at Manual Wood Workers and Weavers as a Customer Service Specialist for 33 years.  She was of the Baptist faith and knew Jesus Christ as her personal Savior.

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The family would like to extend their sincere appreciation to the first responders and good Samaritans who selflessly came to her aid.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00pm on Friday in the chapel of Shuler Funeral Home with Rev. David MacEachern officiating.  The family will receive friends before the service from 12:30pm until 2:00pm at the funeral home.

Burial will be private.

To offer online condolences, please visit  Shuler Funeral Home is assisting the family.