The Obituary for Mr. Henry Foster Sanders


Mr. Henry Foster Sanders 75 of LaFayette died suddenly Tuesday July 16, 2019 at his residence.

Mr. Sanders was born in LaFayette June 24, 1944 to the late William Roy Sanders and the late Mildred Yancey Sanders, he attended LaFayette High School, and Jacksonville State University, he served in the US Navy, he had worked at Winn Dixie, later was self employed with “Lil” Henry’s store in Five Points, Alabama.

Services will be held Saturday July 27, 2019 at 1PM at Jeff Jones Funeral Home with private burial at Rock Springs Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Yancey Sanders officiating.

Visitation will be held at the funeral home Saturday from 12 Noon until 1PM prior to the service.

He is survived by his Sister Margie Sanders Crews, Step Son Robert P. Gay, Jr (Connie), Step Daughter Jonee Moreman, Nephew Bill Dye (Shannan), 4 Grandchildren Kelli Nicole Gay Benedict, Robert E. Gay (Lucy), Whitney Nelson (Curt), Haywood Davis Lambert (Courtney) 4 Great Grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Mary Davis Sanders, brother Danny Sanders, sister June Dye Warmack, Niece Debbie Dye Gandy.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Rock Springs Baptist Church Cemetery Fund.

Jeff Jones Funeral Home of Lafayette, AL is directing.