We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Townsend Brothers Funeral Home
Mr. Jimmy Horace Sanders, age 82, passed away, Tuesday, September 20, 2022 at his home.
Mr. Sanders was born July 26, 1940 in Wilkinson County; he was preceded in death by his parents, the late Warren Sanders & Dora Collins Sanders; his wife, Jeanelle Sanders; four brothers, Julian Sanders, Leroy Sanders, Deonard Sanders and Leonard Sanders and a sister, Mable McDonald.
He was a 1958 graduate of Wilkinson County High School and was of the Baptist faith. He was the former owner/operator of Sanders Construction and was retired as a job superintendent from Garbutt Construction Company. He also worked a number of years for Dublin Construction Company. He enjoyed listening to music but he found his greatest enjoyment at a dirt track watching his grandson race. He was a loving father, grandfather and a friend to many.
He is survived by his children, Chris (Jennifer Green) Sanders of Montrose, Lisa Sanders of Roswell and Jay (Audra Graham) Sanders of Dublin; a grandson, Tyler (Julia) Sanders of Dublin; a great-grandson, Connor Sanders of Dublin and a sister, Mildred Woodard of Dublin. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, September 24, 2022 in the Chapel of Townsend Brothers Funeral Home with burial to follow at Dublin Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. Friday, September 23, 2022 at the funeral home.
The family may also be contacted at the home of Tyler Sanders, 1270 Whispering Pines Lane, Dublin, Georgia.