Funeral services celebrating the life of Dorothy Cox Sanders were held Tuesday, May 31, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden, Louisiana with Bro. Byron Longino officiating. Interment followed at Holly Springs Cemetery in Minden, Louisiana. The family received friends at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday at Rose-Neath Funeral Home prior to the service.
Dorothy was born August 24, 1928, in Yellow Pine, Louisiana and entered rest May 25, 2022, in Minden, Louisiana. She was a member of Holly Springs Baptist Church and she was retired from South Central Bell Telephone Company. Dorothy enjoyed fishing, cooking and most of all she loved spending time with her grandchildren and family.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband, Buster Sanders, her parents, her sister, Helen Cox and brother, Almond Cox.
She is survived by her sons, Bennie Sanders and wife Earline and Terry Sanders and wife Mary all of Minden; sister, Loyce Young of LaPorte, Texas; grandchildren, Lori, Terry, Jr., Colton, Courtney, Tisha and Randy; and great-grandchildren, Alanna, Mallori, and Ryder; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Keith Cox, Colton Matthews, Randy Matthews, Hunter Allen, James Harrington, and Richard Williams.
Rose-Neath Funeral Home
211 Murrell Street
Minden, Louisiana 71055