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Hugh Sandford Werts, Jr., 59



Hugh Sandford Werts, Jr., “Sandy”, 59, of Charlotte, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, January 28, 2015.

It is a devastating loss for his family and his overwhelming number of great friends. Sandy will be remembered fondly, by all, for his clever wit and sense of humor, his lighthearted nature, and his ability to make anyone feel comfortable and welcome in his presence. Sandy had a strong appreciation for playing and listening to good music, loved to cook and maintained an impressive vegetable garden. He was an avid fisherman and had a great passion for being near the ocean.

Sandy was preceded in death by his mother Frances Werts. He is survived by his wife Mary Ellen , his two daughters Maren and Kara , his father, Hugh Sanford Werts, Sr., his wife Norma, his sister Joy Werts and partner Jim Andrews, his brother Chris Hammond and wife Chasity and their four children.

A Memorial service will take place Saturday February 7, 2015 at 3:00pm at James Funeral Home, 10520 Arahova Drive , Huntersville, NC 28078. Visitation immediately following . Donations can be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society (wwwnationalmssociety.org), a cause he supported in honor of his mother. Flowers may be sent to the James Funeral Home.

James Funeral Home of Huntersville is serving the family. www.jamesfuneralhomeLKN.com