Richard Sanders

Obituary of Richard Bruce Sanders

Mr. Richard Bruce Sanders, age 68, of Barnesville, GA passed away on Wednesday, July 31, 2019.


Richard was born on Saturday, July 28, 1951 to the late Richard Calvin Sanders and the late Dorothy Jean Mann Sanders Printz. He retired as a Sergeant for the Spalding County Sheriff’s Department where he worked as an Investigator and was of the Baptist faith.


Richard is survived by his sons and daughter-in-law, Damon Sanders of Germany and Michael & Jill Sanders of Dallas, TX; grandson, Ryan Sanders; brothers, Rodney Sanders & Keith Sanders; sister, Claudia Sanders; stepchildren, Tammy Chapman & Jacob Reeves; step-grandchildren, Cody Chapman, Abigail Chapman, and Lillyann Reeves.


A funeral service for Mr. Richard Sanders will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, August 3, 2019 at Breedlove Memorial Chapel with Reverend Ricky Pace officiating. Interment will follow in Westview Cemetery in Atlanta at 2:00 P.M. The family will receive friends at Williams-Westbury Funeral Home on Friday, August 2, 2019 from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M.


In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make a contribution to the American Heart Association,


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Williams-Westbury Funeral Home, 526 College Drive, Barnesville, is serving the Sanders family.

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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday, August 2, 2019
Williams-Westbury Funeral Home
526 College Dr
Barnesville, Georgia, United States
(770) 358-1678

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Saturday, August 3, 2019
Breedlove Memorial Chapel
526 College Drive
Barnesville, Georgia, United States


2:00 pm
Saturday, August 3, 2019
Westview Cemetery
1680 Westview Drive
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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