Funeral services for Minnie Marie Sanders, 100, of Muskogee, OK, will be held at 10:00 A.M. Monday, August 19, 2013 at the Millsap Funeral Service Chapel in Fort Gibson with Reverend Danny Gandara officiating. Pallbearers will be Dean Stanley, Caleb Murray, Aubert Murray Sr, Aubert Murray, Mark Seabolt, and Brody Martin. Honorary pallbearers will be Charles Woods and J. C. Young. Burial will be in the Fort Gibson National Cemetery.
Minnie Marie Sanders was born September 29, 1912 in Doniphan, MO, the daughter of Thomas Jefferson Young and Mary Ann (Sanderson) Young and died Wednesday, August 14, 2013 in the Fort Gibson Nursing Home. Minnie was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include her son, Richard Sanders; brother, Charles Woods of Fort Gibson; sister, Ruby Turner of Fort Gibson; and a host of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence T. Sanders; an infant daughter, ten brothers and sisters.