Jessie Sanders, 71, of Lewisville passed Tuesday, May 19, 2020, at Wadley Regional Medical Center in TEXarkana.
She was born December 27, 1948 to the late Armon "BigBoy" and Elnora Sanders in Falcon.
A graduate of Ellis High School, Class of 1966, she moved and resided in Chicago for approximately 48 years. She was employed with Hart Shaffner and Marx Company for over 40 years until she retired. It is then she returned home to be with family. She enjoyed spending time with her sisters and brothers. However, her greatest enjoyment came from her grandsons, Devon and Bryson; and her son, Bryan, and daughter-in-law, Debra.
She was preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, Ella Maeweather (Herbert), Emma Sims (Harvey), and Gale Sanders; and two brothers, Norman and Kentis Sanders.
She leaves her legacy to her beloved son Bryan Sanders (Debra); two grandsons, Devon and Bryson Sanders, all of Lewisville; Edna Adams (Lee), Prentis (Billie, deceased) all of Falcon, Lonnie Sanders (Carolyn) of Des Moines, IA, Renae Sanders of Homewood, IL, Tavitha (Benjamin) of Camden, Timothy Sanders of Falcon, and Rhonda Brooks (Franklin) of Houston; two sisters-in-law, Rena Sanders of Gary, IN and Teresa Sanders Hamilton of Stamps; one aunt, Mollie Jewel Page of Dowagiac, MI, and a host of relatives and friends.
A graveside celebration of life services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 30, 2020 at Clevet Springs Cemetery in Falcon under the direction of R.L. Reed Funeral Home.
The eulogist will be Rev. Reggie James.