Meridian Star

Obituaries

August 31, 2007

Friday, August 31, 2007

Joseph Stephen Sanders

Sanders Gas Co. employee



Services for Joseph Stephen Sanders will be held today at 11 a.m. at Church of the Way with the Revs. Jack Giles and Dr. Raymon Leake officiating. Burial will be in Magnolia Cemetery. Barham Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Sanders, 31, of Bailey, died Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2007, in Meridian. He attended Church of the Way.

Survivors include his wife, Albree Garnett Sanders of Bailey; children, Scottland Jane Sanders, Arlyn Grace Sanders and Joseph Shepard Sanders; his parents, Joe Charles "Chuck" Sanders Jr. and Janie Wolfe Sanders of Meridian; sisters, Julie Sanders Senecal and her husband, Aaron, of Nashville, Tenn. and Christina Hope Sanders of Meridian; a brother, Jonathan Charles Sanders of Meridian; a niece, Isabella Bryce Gibson of Meridian; a nephew, Jon Aspen Sanders of Meridian; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Joe Charles Sanders Sr. and Mr. and Mrs. Louis R. Wolfe of Meridian; aunts and uncles, Marcia and Randy West, Leila Sanders, Scott and Susie Morgan, Carol LeNoir and Martha Fountain; cousins, Shannon Fountain Everhart, Lauren Fountain James, Brooke Morgan Chamblee, Abby Morgan, Wesley Morgan, Kennedy LeNoir, Denn LeNoir, Melissa Parker, Jennifer Paulk, Ashley Siegfried, Ronald Sparnecht and Natalie Denson.

Memorials may be made to Righteous Oaks Recovery Ministry at 5120 Pine Forrest Road, Chunky, MS 39323.

Pallbearers will be David Greer, John Lisenbee, Doug Marshall, Phillip Chisolm, DeVon "Vec" Williams, Heath Thomas, Kenneth Johnson and Aaron Senecal.

Visitation will be today one hour prior to the service at the church. Nursery provided at the church.



William Lavon Murff

Retired road equipment operator



QUITMAN — Services for William Lavon Murff will be held today at 2 p.m. at Wright's Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Michael Boutwell officiating. Burial will be in Buckatunna Cemetery in Clarke County.

Mr. Murff, 71, of Quitman, died Thursday, Aug. 29, 2007, at H.C. Watkins Memorial Hospital in Quitman.

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