Graveside services for Florine Sanders will be held on Wednesday, January 10, 2018, at 11:00a.m. at Sardis Cemetery. Bro. Billy Bob Evans will officiate.
There will be no visitation.
Ms. Sanders passed away on Thursday, January 4, 2018, at the Fairview Nursing Home in Fairfield.
She was born in Jewett and graduated from Jewett High School. She moved to Houston after graduation and worked for Entex Gas Co. for some forty years before retiring in 1982. She returned to Jewett in 1997 where she remained. Florine enjoyed tracing family history and studying genealogy. She enjoyed taking care of people and was a longtime member of First Baptist Church in Jewett.
She is survived by her sister-in-law, Joyce Sanders of Jewett; two nephews, Mike Sanders and wife, Carol of Ingram, and Randy Sanders and wife, Sharon of Katy; three great-nephews and three great-nieces, Blake Sanders and wife, Melonie, Kaylynn Steffen, Jennifer Darby and husband, John, Robert Sanders, Ricky Sanders and wife, Sheri, and Valerie Amonette and husband, Roy; great-great-nephews and great-great-nieces, Cade Sanders, Dakota Darby, Kailee Sanders, Kiersten Sanders, Jessica Amonette, J, D, Darby, and Stephen Darby; other relatives and friends.
Ms. Sanders was preceded in death by her parents, James Roscoe and Elvira Sanders; and one brother, Jack Sanders.
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