Alfred Ellis Sanders Jr.

Posted: Thu 8:45 AM, Aug 02, 2012
Funeral Home: Callaway-Jones Funeral Home
December 16, 2937 – July 28, 2012

Alfred Ellis Sanders, Jr., 74, of Midway, Texas, passed away Saturday, July 28, 2012 at the Veteran's Hospital in Temple, Texas, of natural causes.

He was born in Houston, Texas on December 16, 1937 to Alfred Ellis Sanders, Sr. and Anne Sanders (Fisher).

Proud USMC Veteran, Engineer, Educator, Pilot, Motorcyclist, Builder, Ranch hand, Salesman, Entrepreneur, Autodidact, Patriot and above all, Texan. He traveled the entire world, accomplished much, both great and small, and touched the lives of hundreds of people. He was the toughest, most generous and most irrepressible man we've ever known. Fred Sanders was a force of nature, and the world was changed by his hand. May he rest in Peace.

He is survived by his son, David Sanders; and grandsons, Ian Sanders and Trevor Sanders.

He will live on in our hearts forever.

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