Sanders Mabel Thornton Sanders, age 95, was called home to be with the Lord on May 20, 2014. Predeceased by parents Obey Thornton and Eddie Lou Thornton Jones, husband Willie "Bill" Sanders, siblings George, Ernest, Sr., Sam, and Eddie Thornton, Harvey Jones, Edith Hunter, Hazel Cobb, and Ula Dillard. Survived by loving family, nieces and nephews, Gloria (Lee) Kenley, David (Janis) Cobb, Brenda Donegan, Ernest (Yvonne) Thornton, George Thornton, Jr. Carla Johnson, and Dorothy Kelly; many great nieces and nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends. Home-going Celebration 10 a.m. Saturday, May 24, 2014 at Trinity Baptist Church, 461 St. Clair Ave. Family will receive friends from 9 a.m. until time of service. Interment Evergreen Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to SMOOT FUNERAL SERVICES, 614/444-1GOD (1463). Monique L. Smoot, Funeral Director.
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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on May 23, 2014