Rosa Nell Sanders

Published 11:00 pm Monday, June 18, 2012

Rosa Nell Sanders, age 89, of Goshen, died Saturday, June 16, 2012 at the Troy Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 3 p.m. from the chapel of Dillard Funeral Home in Troy with Rev. Terry Carmoney officiating. Burial will follow in the Hopewell Cemetery with Dillard Funeral Home of Troy directing.

Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Monday, June 18, 2012 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m.

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She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Benny and Martha Neal Sanders of Montgomery; two grandsons, Benjamin Sanders of Birmingham and John (Ashley) Sanders of Montgomery; a sister, Sarah Jane Ressler; a sister-in-law, Peggy Harris; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Glen Sanders; her parents, Felix and Johnnie Harris; two sisters, Mary (Shelton) Griffin and Betty Sue (Rayford) McLeod; and one brother, John Thomas Harris.

Active pallbearers will be her grandsons and nephews.

The Order of Eastern Star will be honorary Pallbearers.

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