Funeral services for Edna Martin Buchanan Sanderson, 100, a former resident of Tallawampa will be held Monday, November 25, 2013 at 11 A.M. from the Tallawampa Baptist Church with Rev. Leon Ross and Ray Clanahan officiating. Burial will follow in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be at the church one hour prior to the service.
Ms. Sanderson passed away Saturday, November 23, 2013 at Willow Trace Nursing Center in Butler.
Survivors include her son Grover Buchanan, Jr. (Louise) of Wagarville; Jimmy L. Buchanan (Faye) of Tallawampa; daughter Edith Buchanan Clanahan Gibson of Mobile; daughter-in-law Jeanette Buchanan of Butler; six grandsons Ray Clanahan (Elaine), Rex Clanahan, Travis Clanahan (Rita), Tommy Buchanan (Retha), Terry Buchanan, and Jimmy “Randy” Buchanan (Joy); four granddaughters Sarah Flint (Paul), Irene Etheridge (Terry), Rebecca Stokley (Richard), and Sheryl Hall; twenty great grandchildren; and twenty seven great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two husbands Grover Buchanan, Sr. and Shadrick Sanderson; one son Clarence Buchanan, her parents Cisro and Ellen Stafford Martin, one brother Jimmy C. Martin and three sisters Elisabeth Adams, Ruby Jacobs, and Lottie Sanderson.
Pallbearers are grandsons Tommy Buchanan, Terry Buchanan, Ray Clanahan, Travis Clanahan, Jimmy Randall Buchanan, and Austin Buchanan.
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Bumpers Funeral Home of Butler will be in charge of arrangements.