Sylvia Jenkins Sanders passed away Nov. 15, 2013, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.
She was born Nov. 7, 1933 in Maysville, N.C. to the late George Hawkins Jenkins and Thelma Woodard Jenkins. She attended Meredith College and taught kindergarten for thirty years.
A graveside funeral service will be Tuesday at 2 p.m. in the Jacksonville City Cemetery.
She is survived by her husband Willard Carlyle Sanders.
Condolences can be left at JDNews.com.
Arrangements are by Jones Funeral Home.