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Jeanette Weathers Sanders
Jeanette Weathers Sanders, age 85, passed away at the Ennis Care Center in Ennis, Texas on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010.
Mrs. Sanders was born in Atwood, Ala., on Mar. 20, 1925, to Alonzo Marcus and Dorena (Bingham) Weathers. She grew up in West Point and graduated from the West Point School System. On Dec. 3, 1945, she married William H. Sanders and they originally made their home in Baton Rouge, La. They lived in several different cities
ncluding Foreman, Ark., Atlanta, Ga., Cape Girardeau, Mo., El Dorado, Ark. and finally to Ennis in 1994. She was a member of the First Christian Church and various Garden Clubs. She volunteered with mental hospitals and was a member of the PEO club.
She is survived by three sons: Jackie Sanders and his wife, Linda, Bill Sanders and his wife, Carol and Tim Sanders andhis wife, Joyce; eight grandchildren: Jay, Jennifer, Brandi, Le Ann, Jerry, Sean, Susan and Connie Susan; nine great-grandchildren; one great-great granddaughter; two sisters: Mae Caudill and Iness Watson and her husband, T.E. Buddy; one sister-in-law, Martha Weathers and a large number of nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her husband William H. Sanders on May 23, 1992, two infant sons, brothers, Carl Weathers and his wife, Myrtis, Billy Weather and his wife, Mary Guinn, Howard Weathers, brother-in-law Tillman Caudill and sister Alice and her husband, Milton Orr.
Graveside services are Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010 at 10 a.m. in the Greenwood Cemetery in West Point. Calvert Funeral Home of West Point is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation is at Calvert Funeral Home in West Point, from 5 - 8 p.m. Friday, November 5, 2010.
Friends may leave a Memory Message at www.calvertfuneralhome.com