7/12/2019 5:14:00 PM Sharon Chandler Lanning September 14, 1961 - July 12, 2019
HICKORY, N.C. - Sharon Chandler Lanning, 57, of Hickory passed away on Friday, July 12, 2019 at her residence.
She was born September 14, 1961 in Milton, Florida to George Lane Chandler Sr. and the late Helen Walsh Chandler. Sharon took pride in being a Navy brat. She enjoyed camping, cooking, making crafts with her grandchildren, trips to the beach and decorating for Christmas.
Those left to cherish her memory are her husband of 24 years Lloyd Ray Lanning of the home; son Dylan Lanning of Hickory; daughters Kristie Lail of Hickory, Jennifer Simpson and fiancé Jeremiah McNabb of Connelly Springs, Kelly Metcalf Wiseman and husband Troy of Hickory, Kayla Lanning and fiancé Kamar Swayne of Hickory; father George Lane Chandler Sr. and wife Amelia of Jackson, Tenn.; brother George Lane Chandler Jr. and wife Carla of Icard; sister Angela Abernethy and husband Tommy of Maiden; grandchildren Mandi Whaley, Joshua Whaley, Chelsea Walters, Jasmine Simpson, Jailei Simpson, Jeremy McNabb, Kirsten Thorneburg, Lily Wiseman, Mackinzie Wiseman and Tateum Wiseman; and great-grandchildren Adam Foster and Elise Foster.
A memorial service to celebrate Sharon’s life will be held on Sunday, July 14, 2019 at 3 p.m. at East Maiden Baptist Church in Maiden. Rev. Nathaniel Austin will officiate. The family will receive friends on Sunday, July 14, 2019 from 2-2:45 p.m. at East Maiden Baptist Church.
Memorials may be made to American Heart Association, 128 South Tryon Street, Suite 1588, Charlotte, NC 28202.
Condolences may be sent to the Lanning family at www.bennettfuneralservice.com.
Bennett Funeral Service of Conover, N.C. is serving the Lanning family.