Thursday, October 13, 2011

Ruby D. Sanders, 100, of Washburn, passed away on Monday, Oct. 10, 2011.

She was born Sept. 3, 1911, near Jacket in McDonald County. She lived all of her life on Trents Creek at the bottom of Jake Day Hill. On Sept. 10, 1930, she was united in marriage to Carroll Sanders, who preceded her in death on Nov. 4, 1991, after 61 years of marriage. To this union one child, Jerry, was born.

Also preceding her in death were her parents; and three sisters, Pearl Shipley, Opal Day and Maxine Hendrix.

Survivors include: one son, Jerry Sanders and his wife, Vivian, of Washburn; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Brother Bob Neeley will conduct the services. Burial will be at Roller Cemetery, Washburn.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today (Wednesday) in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville.

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