Obituary: Sara A. McPherson

            RUPERT – Sara Anne McPherson of Mt Juliet, Tennessee, returned to her Heavenly Father on Nov 1, 2012.

            She began her life’s journey on April 17, 1977 in Rupert, ID joining her brother, Matthew, and parents Gerald Lloyd and LoRye Ann Gee Gillespie.

            She was raised in Rupert and graduated from Minico High School in 1995. She earned an Associate Degree in accounting from ITT in Boise, ID in 1997. Sara met William McPherson and fell head over heels in love. They were married October 31, 2001 in Mt. Juliet, TN. Sara and William have two beautiful children; Jack and Rebakkah. Her children were the joy of her life. Sara worked for many years at Dell Manufacturing and enjoyed her work very much.

            She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

            Sara was preceded in death by her brother, Matthew Gillespie; grandparents Lloyd and June Gillespie and Ormus Gee.

            She is survived by her husband and children of Tennessee, her parents, brother Jared (Sareena) Gillespie , sister Rebecca (Patrick) Gregory, sister Ruby Gillespie Cole (Ron), all of Rupert, grandmother Alta Dale Gee, Heyburn, and many aunts , uncles, nieces and nephews.

            The family wishes to thank all the wonderful and caring people who have helped us through this troubled time.

            Funeral services were held Saturday Nov. 10, 2012 at the Norris-New Funeral Home in Burkesville, Kentucky with burial in the Burkesville Cemetery.

            A memorial for Sara will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, November 15, 2012 at the Morrison Funeral Home, 188 South Hwy 24, in Rupert, ID. Services have been entrusted to the care of Morrison Funeral Home in Rupert.


One Comment on "Obituary: Sara A. McPherson"

  1. Stan Bruns November 17, 2012 at 6:55 am ·

    Jerry and LoRye, I am so so sad and disturbed by Sarah’s death. I was her music teacher at Big Valley, and remember her as a nice, sweet, quiet little girl. May the Lord be with you all.
    Stan Bruns

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