THOMASTON - Mrs. Mildred Petty Sanford, age 70, of 105 Buckles Road in Thomaston passed Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at the Saint Joseph Hospital in Savannah. Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 11 a.m. from Saint Mary's A.M.E. Church. Interment will follow in South
View Cemetery. Pastor Coleman Dumas III is the officiator and eulogist. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. Friday, January 24, 2014 at the Raymond Henry Bentley Memorial Chapel of Bentley and Sons Funeral Home.
Mrs. Sanford is survived by three children: Chandra (Rev. Dr. Robert) Morgan of Americus, Ga., Sandy (Lorenzo Jr. ) Wilder, Grovetown, Ga., Kimberly Rhodes, Savannah, Ga.; mother: Mrs. Leila Zorn of Thomaston; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two brothers: Jeffery Petty, Ronald (Angela) Petty of Thomaston; sister: Carol (Vincent) McKinnley of Jacksonville, Fla.; a devoted cousin: Mrs. Dorothy Mack of Thomaston; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends.
Bentley's & Sons Funeral Home is in charge of all professional services.