Sanders was born to Claude and Irene Kendall on Dec. 23, 1923 in Cherry Valley, Ark.. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Frank Mayo Sanders, and a daughter, Linda Lee Harrison.
She is survived by one daughter, Brenda Rhodes and son-in-law, Ron, of Cherokee Village, Ark.; one son, Frank Sanders and daughter-in-law Marcia, of Cherokee Village, Ark.; two sisters, Catherine Duckworth of Memphis, Tenn., and Polly Marsh of Las Cruces, N.M.; six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday Dec. 13, 2012 at 10:00 am at the Tri County Funeral home in Highland, Ark. with Rev.Jimmy Anderson officiating. Burial will be in Pine Bluff, Ark. at the Graceland Cemetery.
No Visitation is planned.
Pallbearers will be grandchildren Lee Harrison, Heather Harrison, Jason Rhodes, Jonathan Rhodes, Rachel Jones and Lindsay Furrh. Honorary pallbearers will be great-grandchildren Corbin Rhodes, Camden Rhodes, Kendall Rhodes, Edmond Jones, Dylan Harrison, Madelyn Harrison, Jackson Furrh, Connor Furrh and Gavin Furrh.
In lieu of flowers, the family would ask for memorials to be made to the following: Alzheimer's Ark., 201 Markham Center Drive, Little Rock, Ark. 72205, or American Cancer Society, 901 North University Avenue, Little Rock, Ark