Thelma M. (Manchester) Sanford of Tiverton died at home on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2012. She was the wife of the late Leverett Sanford.
Born in Tiverton, daughter of the late Charles H. and Arvilla J. (Reynolds) Manchester, she was a lifelong resident of the town. Mrs. Sanford enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.
Survivors include three sons, Charles Sanford of Fall River, and David Sanford and Brian Sanford, both of Tiverton; two daughters, Edwena King of Tiverton and Arvilla Turcotte of Little Compton; one brother, Harold Manchester of Little Compton; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Sanford was mother of the late Leverett Sanford Jr. and Thelma Quick.
Graveside service to which relatives and friend are invited will be Friday, Oct. 26, at Pleasant View Cemetery, Tiverton, at 11 a.m.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Potter Funeral Home, Westport.
To sign the on-line guestbook, please visit www.potterfuneralservice.com.