Visitation is Friday, January 10, 2014, from 1-2 p.m. at Clarksdale Baptist Church in Clarksdale, with funeral service to follow starting at 2 p.m. Burial will be at the Barbee Cemetery. Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home in Clarksdale is handling the arrangements.
Mr. Sanders was an avid fisherman and belonged to the Big Eddie Fishing Club. He was a member of various Farm Organizations.
Survivors include wife of 44 years Helen Burnau Sanders; daughter Rebecca (Van) Parham of Madison; grandchildren Rebecca, Rivers, Max and Rachael Parham; and a host of friends.