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November 27, 2003 Mt. Vernon Signal


Bernice Sanders


Mrs. Bernice Sanders, 68, of Crab Orchard, died Sunday, November 23, 2003 at the Rockcastle Hospital after an illness of several weeks. She was born November 4, 1925 in Brodhead, the daughter of Bill and Marie Sutton Walden. She enjoyed gardening and sewing and was a member of the Brodhead Baptist Church.


Survivors are three sons, Roger Sanders of Crab Orchard, David Sanders of Eddyville and Danny Sanders of Cynthiana; one daughter, Mrs. Karen McKnight of Stanford; one brother, Roscoe Walden of Brodhead; three sisters, Betty Ann Whitaker and Joyce Mink, both of Mt. Vernon and Rosella Walden of Berea and eight grandchildren.


Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Loran Sanders and one brother, Bill Walden.


Funeral services for Mrs. Sanders were held Wednesday, November 26 at the Watson Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Cecil Roundtree officiating. Burial followed in the Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery.