Sunday, October 10, 2010

The Greatest Generation

My husband's father passed away. They don't make them like that anymore. He was a good man.

Mr. James Herman Sanders,87, of Jamestown died Wednesday, October 6, 2010 at his residence. Mr. Sanders was born Aug. 7, 1923 in Hartwell, Ga.; a son of the late Troy Pearson and Kathryn Schultz Sanders and had lived in this area for 60 years. Mr. Sanders was associated with Drexel Furniture for 33 years retiring as shipping clerk. He was a veteran of World War II having served in the U.S. Army and was a member of Jamestown Presbyterian Church . In 1945 he was married to Violet Maxine Cashatt who died July 16, 2003. Surviving are a daughter Kathryn Sanders Decker and husband Ronnie of Greensboro, sons, James Howard Sanders and wife Tamula of Sedgefield and Clifford Bruce Sanders and wife Julie of Stokesdale, sister Virginia Thornton of High Point, brother Gene Sanders of Oxford, five grandchildren and four great grandchildren. A cryptside service with military honors will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday at Guilford Memorial Park Mausoleum with Dr. William J. Wrenn, Jr.officiating. The family will receive friends Sat. evening from 6 until 8 p.m. at Cumby Family Funeral Service, High Point. Memorials may be directed to Jamestown Presbyterian Church, 1804 Guilford College Rd., Jamestown, N. C. 27282.

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