Thursday, May 25, 2017

Jack Sanders (May 21, 2017)

Jack Sanders, of Greenville and formerly of Rossburg was called back to God on May 21, 2017. He came into the world 70 years prior in 1947. In 1970, he married Linda Simmons. Their marriage was blessed with three children, Tracy, Christine and Brian and seven grandchildren. He shared his later years with Bonnie Thiebeau who was a special friend and shared his passion of collecting.

He will be remembered for his love of fishing, Indian artifacts and collecting in general. More importantly, he was a wonderful father who loved his children and his friends. He would never turn away someone in need.

He is preceded in death by his mother and father, his first wife, Delores, his brothers, Jim and Gene, and his sister, Joyce.

A celebration of Jack’s life will be held at 10:30 AM on Friday, May 26, 2017, at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville. Burial will follow in Greenville Township Memorial Garden with Military Graveside services conducted by the Greenville Veteran’s Honor Guard. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 5:00 to 8:00 PM at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association. Condolences for the family may be expressed through