Clinton "Ed" Sanders, 93, a native of Carthage, Miss., and resident of Galliano, since 1954, passed away Saturday, March 1, 2014.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until funeral time Wednesday at Falgout Funeral Home in Galliano. Military honors will be given at 1 p.m. Wednesday. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with burial in Cheramie Cemetery.
He is survived by his children, Jerry Sanders, Janet Ziegler, and Richard Sanders and wife, Nora; grandchildren, Chad, Erica, Annette, Donice, Lacey, Desi, Crystal, and Megan; great-grandchildren, Joshua, Morgan, Rachel, Nicole, Landon, and Reese; and great-great-grandchild, Addison.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Alma Vivian M. Sanders; parents, Offa and Edna G. Sanders; daughter, Vivian Castle and husband, Westley; and brothers, Hayward, Otto, John Obie, Gladden, Roger, and Herman.
Clinton was an avid fisherman and hunter, and was the owner and operator of Sanders Radiator in Galliano. He was a member of the American Legion and a U.S. Army
veteran of the Pacific Campaign in World War II
The family would like to extend special thanks to Generations Hospice for the excellent care they provided their father.
Falgout Funeral Home in Galliano is in charge of arrangements.