Obituary: Jerre Hunter Sanders

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Jerre Hunter Sanders, 87, of Lewisburg, died Friday, May 27, 2011, at Marshall Medical Center.

Mrs. Sanders was a native of Marshall County and daughter of the late Edgar Burt and Edith Browning Hunter Sr. She was a retired school teacher, member of Lewisburg First United Methodist Church, and member of the Marshall County Retired Teachers Association.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a grandchild, Chad Welch, and a sister, Jane Hunter Johnson.

She is survived by her husband, Phil Sanders of Lewisburg; son, David P. Sanders of Lewisburg; daughter, Judy Sanders (Joe) Goodman of Brentwood; sister, Jean Hunter of Lewisburg; and brother, Burt Hunter of Lewisburg. Two grandchildren and one great-grandchild also survive.

Funeral services were conducted Sunday, May 29, at the Lewisburg First United Methodist Church with burial to follow in Lone Oak Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to The Chad Welch Memorial Fund c/o The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee, P.O. Box 440225, Nashville, TN 37244.

London Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.