Laron Sanders, 68, of Hazlehurst, died Thursday, Feb. 14, 2008, at his home.
Services were held Tuesday, Feb. 19, from Williams Mortuary with interment in Hillcrest Cemetery.
Mr. Sanders was born in Lincoln County on Sept. 6, 1939, to Billy Sanders and Jessie Lee Johnson. He was disabled.
Preceding him in death were his parents; his daughter, Maybell Daniels; his granddaughter, Connie Black; his great-grandson, Clayton A. Harris Jr.; four brothers, Robert Earl, Eugene, Willie, and Isaac Sanders; and four sisters, Lealen Mae, Ruthie Lee, Jannie Mae, and Betty Fae Sanders.
Survivors include: his wife, Marie Sanders, of Hazlehurst; daughters, Amy Middleton and Erica Sanders, both of Hazlehurst, and Erica Sanders and husband, C.L., of Bogue Chitto; sons, Robert Sanders and wife Stacey, of Lansing, Mich., and Derrick Sanders, of Hazlehurst; three stepdaughters; three stepsons; brothers, Johnnie Ray Johnson, Henrey Lee Johnson, and Charlie Johnson, all of Brookhaven; sisters, Lillie Bryant and husband S.Q., Maxine Jackson and husband L.C., Estella Clark, Minnie B. Hardy, Helen K. Burage, Lizzie Nell Tyler, Ruth Webster, and Gustavia Carter, all of Brookhaven; 14 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.