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Betty Sanders (8-12-19) service 8-14-19

Betty Sanders, of Savannah, was born in Tishomingo County, Mississippi, on Nov. 2, 1931, the daughter of the late Bert and Gladys Provience Broughton.
On Sept. 15, 1954, she was united in marriage to James Travis Sanders, who preceded his wife in death on Sept. 25, 2015.
Betty lived in Corinth, Mississippi 1954 to 1963 and worked at Buck Eye Oil Company and Warlitzer Company. In 1963, Betty and Travis moved to Savannah and opened Sanders Office Supply, which they ran from 1963 to 1986. She was a member of Adamsville Church of Christ.  Betty enjoyed making quilts, reading and working word puzzles. She always had a big garden and loved to cook. Her greatest joy was spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Betty departed this life on Monday, Aug. 12, in Savannah, at the age of 87 years, 9 months and 10 days.
She is survived by her children, Danna Plunk and her husband Rickey of Adamsville, Tim Sanders and his wife Julie of Asheville, North Carolina and Wendell Sanders and his wife Lavonne of Olive Branch, Mississippi; grandchildren, Leigh Ann Hughes and her husband Jonathan, Justin Moffett and his wife Jill, Savannah Gonzales and her husband Gustavo, Summer Sanders and Misty Plunk Howell and her husband Kevin; great-grandchildren, Avery Hughes, Owen Hughes, Luke Roberts, Aubrey Moffett, Mary Congiardo and her husband Zach, Maggie Melton and Millie Melton; sisters-in-law, Linda Sanders Adams and her husband Ernest of Guys, Tennessee, Dora Berry of Corinth, Mississippi, and Dianna Sanders of Corinth, Mississippi; brother- in-law, Wayne Sanders and his wife Mary Lee of Memphis.
Services were held on Wednesday, Aug. 14, at 1 p.m., at Shackelford Funeral Directors of Savannah with Van Vansandt and Tim Carouthers officiating. Burial followed in Oak Grove Cemetery at Iuka, Mississippi.