Funeral services for Alfred Sanders will be held Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 2 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden. Officiating will be Rev. Ronnie Whitlock. Interment will follow at Mt Zion Cemetery in Minden. The family will receive friends from 5 until 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home.
Alfred was born February 25, 1934 in Minden and entered into rest July 16, 2012 in Minden. He was a machine gunner in the United States Marines during the Korean War and after his service time he was a teacher, coach and assistant principal for the school system.
His wife Carolyn Sanders and brother Buddy Dixon preceded him in death.
He is survived by his first wife Billie Sanders of Minden, son Guy Sanders and wife Renee of Minden, grandchildren Brian Sanders of Yantis, TX, Kyla Mora and husband Chris of Heflin, great-grandchildren Desiree, McKenzie, Kaid, Alexis, Paige, and Gavin, stepsons Stephen Beck of Birmingham, AL, Jimmy Beck and wife Velda of Houston, TX, and stepdaughters Karen, Lynn and Gayla.
Pallbearers will be Guy Mandino, Kip Mourad, Mickey Malham, Brian Sanders, Chris Mora, and Bobby Joe Parker.
Honorary pallbearers will be The Mourad Domino Club.