James Elmer Sanders Jr.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

James Elmer Sanders Jr., 85, of Cassville, passed away Monday, March 25, 2019, at Mercy Hospital in Springfield.

He was born Dec. 29, 1933, in Cassville, the son of James Elmer Sanders Jr. and Bessie (Brock) Sanders. On April 5, 1953, in Huntsville, Ark., he was united in marriage to Bonnie Daniel, who preceded him in death on Feb. 14, 2005. Also preceding him in death were his parents; one son, Jackie Sanders and one daughter, Debbie Huse.

Survivors include: two daughters, Doris Conner and her husband David of Cassville, and Marla Large of Exeter; one sister, Alfretta Tracy of Florida; 11 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

He grew up and received his education in Cassville. For many years he was a machinist and cattle farmer. He attended Grace Baptist Church in Cassville.

Services were held Saturday, at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Burial will be at Maplewood Cemetery in Exeter.

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Cassville, Missouri

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