GLASGOW — Sandra Bishop Gardner, 66, of Glasgow, died Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at T. J. Samson Community Hospital.
Born in Barren County, she was the daughter of the late Marshall Brown Bishop and Geneva Taylor Bishop.
Sandra was an educator for over 35 years in the Glasgow Independent Schools. She was a member of First United Methodist Church where she was a Sunday school teacher, a member of the Kiononia Circle, and had served as the local and district president of United Methodist Women. Sandra was a member of Barren County Democratic Women’s Club and had recently been appointed by Attorney General Jack Conway and Governor Steve Beshear to serve on the Kentucky Consumer Advisors Council.
She is survived by her husband, Woody Gardner; daughter, Allison Gardner Martin and husband Tony, of Louisville; son, John Bishop Gardner and wife Resa, of Glasgow; four grandchildren, Woods and Sloan Martin and Emory and Jack Gardner and two brothers, Billy Bishop and wife Tootie and Danny Bishop and wife Teresa, all of Glasgow.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, July 3, at First United Methodist Church with burial in Evergreen Cemetery at Park City. Visitation will begin at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home and Thursday from 9 until 11 a.m. at the church.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of memorial contributions to Glasgow Independent Schools Education Foundation, P.O. Box 1239, Glasgow, KY 42142; the Barren County Educational Foundation, Inc., 117 E. Washington St., Glasgow, KY 42141; First United Methodist Church, 500 S. Green St., Glasgow, KY 42141; or your favorite charity.