Obituary: Helen Isley Sanders

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Helen Isley Sanders, 82, of Chapel Hill, died Sunday evening, Oct. 17, 2010 in Lewisburg.

Mrs. Sanders was born in Marshall County and was a daughter of the late Jeff and Carrie Haskins Isley. She was a member of the Chapel Hill Church of Christ and was a retired beautician.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Joe Haggard Sanders, who died in 1984, and by a daughter, Nancy Jo Cole, who died in 2001.

She is survived by a daughter, Mary Evelyn Walling of Nashville; three sisters, Margaret Neill and Carolyn Curtis, both of Lewisburg, and Gayle Crick White of Culleoka; and two grandchildren, Tanya Cole Hopper of Shelbyville and Meredith Cole Wallace of Lewisburg; four great-grandchildren, Whitney, Wyatt, Olivia and Hannah; and nine nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Ricky Sweeney officiating. Burial will follow in Head Springs Cemetery in Belfast.