James Sanders


Mr. James Sanders, 68, of Pine Bluff, passed away Monday, April 29, 2013. He was born in Pine Bluff to the late Files Sanders, Jr. and Thelma (Perry) Sanders.

Survivors include Wife, Janievie Shelia (Thompson) Sanders of Pine Bluff; Sons, Kelvin Johnson, Michael Edwards, Patrick Sanders all of Pine Bluff; Daughters, Michelle Burnett, Theresea Daniels, Nicki Muhammad, all of Indianapolis, Ind., Shavon Sanders, Lorrie Sanders, Soyini Sanders all of Pine Bluff; Stepdaughters, Sherry Thompson, Makelia Thompson both of Dallas, Texas, Tawanya Thompson; Stepson, Antwan Thompson both of Flint, Mich.; Brothers, Jessie Sanders of Pine Bluff, Jimmie of Modesto, Calif., Roberts Sanders of Conway, Leon Sanders of Lincoln, Neb., Charles Sanders of Charlotte, N.C., Johnny Sanders, Samuel Sanders, Files Sanders, III., all of Pine Bluff, 15 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren.

Service will be at 2:30 p.m., Saturday, May 4, 2013, at First Missionary Baptist Church in Ladd by Rev. Accie Reynolds, Jr. Burial will be in Forrest Lawn Memorial Garden by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

Visitation will be Friday from 3-7 p.m. at the funeral home.

The body will lie in state at the church from 1:45 p.m. until time of service.

The family will be at 2303 Wright Lane, Pine Bluff.