Sarah Lee Commander was born on February 14, 1927 in Darlington County. She was the daughter of the late Luther and Ola Mack Morris. She received her education in the public schools in the area and worked at Byerly Hospital for years until retirement. Sarah was a member of Mt. Calvary A.M.E. Church for 63 years. Worshipping with her church family along with being active on the Usher Board and Women’s Missionary Society brought her great joy. She was also a longtime member of the Mt. Rona Chapter #233 Order of the Eastern Star. Mother Sarah loved cooking, canning, gardening and enjoyed playing board games in her leisure time.
Those left to cherish her precious memories are Beulah (Russell) Commander, Lillie C. (James) Moses, Mary Huff, Ola M. Commander, Louis (Tammy) Commander and Lyndell Commander; Nineteen grandchildren, thirty-four great grandchildren and eight great great grandchildren; Special friend, Marguerite McFarland; a host of nieces, nephews and other close relatives and friends. Mother Sarah was preceded in death by her parents, Luther and Ola Mack Morris; Her husband, Robert Commander; One son, Robert Commander, Jr.; One grandson, Kenneth Mack; three sisters and four brothers.
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