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Warren Sanders Obituary

Warren A. Sanders
Warren A. Sanders

February 13, 1923 - February 10, 2018
Resided in Guthrie, Kentucky

Obituary

Warren A. Sanders, age 94, of Guthrie, Kentucky passed away Saturday, February 10, 2018 at his home. He was Cave City native born to the late Otto Sanders and Ida B. Smith Sanders. He was a WWII Army Veteran. He proudly served 3 years in the United States Army. He served his country honorably during World War II in the Philippine and Asiatic Theaters. He was a decorated soldier with Decorations and Citations include: Purple Heart, World War II Victory Medal, Philippine Liberation Ribbon with two Bronze Stars, Asiatic Pacific Ribbon with two Bronze Stars, and Good Conduct Medal. He was also a member of the Guthrie Masonic Lodge and a member of the Guthrie First United Methodist Church.
He is survived by:

Wife of 69 years ~ Mattie Knight Sanders

2 Daughters ~ Cherie Shemwell ~ Guthrie, KY
Teresa Turner and husband, David ~ Clarksville, TN

2 Grandchildren ~ Kipling T. Turner ~ Oklahoma City, OK
Laura T. Vien ~ Clarksville, TN

2 Great Grandchildren ~ Brent Michael Waggoner ~ Elkton, KY
Mattie Lue Vien ~ Clarksville, TN

He was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Shannon Renee Waggoner.

Funeral Services for Warren A. Sanders, will be conducted at 11:00 am on Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at Summers, Kirby and Sanders Funeral Home with Reverend Mark Fentress and Pastor Karen Franklin officiating with burial to follow in Stokes Chapel Cemetery. There will be no visitation before the funeral service.

Memorial Donations may be made to the Guthrie First United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 427, Guthrie, KY 42234.

Pallbearers: Mike Shutt, Mark Shutt, Kipling T. Turner, Morris Shutt, David Turner and Ricky Shoemake.

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Service
Summers, Kirby and Sanders Funeral Home
210 North Thurston Drive
Russellville, KY 42276
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
11:00 AM
No Visitation
Summers, Kirby and Sanders Funeral Home
210 North Thurston Drive
Russellville, KY 42276
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Burial
Stokes Chapel Cemetery
Stokes Chapel Road
Elkton, Kentucky 42220
Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Charities

Guthrie First United Methodist Church
PO Box 427
Guthrie, Kentucky 42234