Funeral services for Kathryn Sanders, 85, of Grapeland, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, at Grace Bible Church in Grapeland, with the Rev. Glen Ducharme and the Rev. Mike Tindall officiating. Burial will follow in Guiceland Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster.
Mrs. Sanders passed away Wednesday in Cartmell Home for the Aged.
She was born March 9, 1928 in Decatur, Indiana, to William Henry Lichtenberger and Ina Mae Finkhousen Lichtenberger.
She was a homemaker and a member of Grace Bible Church, and also a board member of Guiceland Cemetery for many years.
Mrs. Sanders was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Fred Ray Sanders; son, Steve Sanders; one sister and two brothers.
She is survived by daughters, Leilani Clark of Pflugerville, and Ayesha Jeffries and husband Allan of Loveland, Colo.; son, Barrett Sanders and wife Joey of Elkhart; daughter-in-law, Diane Sanders; sisters, Betty Beer and Fern Walker; brothers, Ray and Lloyd Lichtenberger; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Barrett Sanders, Tyler Sanders, Logan Sanders, Allan Jeffries, Randy Smith and Clay Reed.
Condolence calls will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Bailey & Foster Chapel Grapeland.
In lieu of flowers family requests, memorials be made to: Hospice of East Texas, 4111 University Blvd., Tyler, Texas 75701
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