Sally LeakDecember 30, 1957 ~ April 27, 2017 (age 59)
Sally Sodenia Bowman-Leak was born on December 30, 1957 in Bethune, South Carolina. The loving daughter of the late Haskell J. and Annie Lee Bowman of McBee, South Carolina, and the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Lemuel (Sophia) Bowman of McBee, South Carolina.
She was a 1976 graduate of McBee High School, where she excelled academically and was a member of the McBee High School Varsity Girls' Basketball Team. Upon her graduation, she relocated to Charlotte, N.C. to continue her education as a student at Central Piedmont Community College in Charlotte, where she received her degree in Physical Therapy. Sally was employed with Mercy Hospital for 38 years; where she was a loyal and dedicated staff member.
She leaves to cherish her precious memories: Donnie Leak (husband); two loving children, Megan M. Leak and Benjamin T. Leak, and a grandson, Christopher T. Crawford. Sisters; Mary K. Jefferson, Connie L. Bowman, Anna V. Bowman, and Belinda "Tanzy" Johnson; a very special niece, she loved as a sister, Kathy J. Thomas, and a special close dear life long friend she treasured as a sister, Veronica Adams. Brothers, Thomas L. Thomas and John "Frankie" Thomas, Sr. Nieces and Nephews; Gene A. Jefferson II, Jacqulynn Jefferson, Eric Thomas, Marvin A. Thomas, John F. "Pippi" Thomas II, Yashica S. Weaks, Anna Bowman Johnson-Shipton II, and Robert X. A. Johnson, and a very special uncle "TJ" Thomas, of Charlotte, NC, whom she loved as a strong father figure and mentor; three aunts, Shirley Bowman-Cunningham, Linda King-Baker, and Rebecca Thomas, three uncles, Gene Bowman, Lemuel Bowman and Ronnie King, and a host of loving and caring relatives and friends.