Dec. 9, 1946 - Dec. 15, 2012 BETHANY Charlotte Ann Sanders 12/9/46-12/15/12 age 66 devoted her life to helping others as a lifelong Social Worker. She loved to dance, sing, cook, garden, decorate, and was an avid reader. She is survived by her 90 year old mother Ruth Sanders of Oklahoma City, her children Valerie Strain of Oklahoma City, Michael Strain of Bethany, OK, Robby Strain and his wife Danielle of Flower Mound, TX, ten grandchildren, and her brother Mayor Sandy Sanders of Ft. Smith, Arkansas. Charlotte was preceded in death by her father, former State Representive E.C. Sandy Sanders. She loved her dogs and was a devoted Christian. Charlotte graduated from Northwest Classen, OSU, and the University of Hawaii. Services will be held at noon on Saturday January 5, 2013 in Oklahoma City at the Morrison Floral Conservatory, 4801 N. Meridian.

Published in The Oklahoman on Jan. 3, 2013