Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Shelby Jean Sanders

Mrs. Shelby Jean Sanders, 76, passed away on Monday, April 22, 2013, in the Winston Medical Center Nursing Home in Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation will be Tuesday, April 23, 2013, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville. Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. in Memorial Park Cemetery with Rev. Matt Moehring officiating.

Mrs. Sanders was born on May 19, 1936, to Shed and Mary Whitten Watson. She was a member of South Louisville Baptist Church and she was a homemaker.

Mrs. Sanders is survived by her daughter, Linda Luke and husband, David, of Greenville, Mississippi; her son Ken Sanders and wife, Tammy, of Louisville; and her brother Carey Watson and wife Lynn of Texas. She is also survived by seven grandchildren: Curt Luke and wife, Kimberly, Zack Luke and wife, Lindsey, Christin Sanders, Chase Sanders, Lance Sanders, Zane Sanders, and Emma Grace Sanders, as well as, three great grandchildren: Foster Luke, Sanders Luke and Lila Katherine Luke. Mrs. Sanders was preceded in death by her husband, Grady Ray Sanders; her parents; and her granddaughter Laiken Grace Sanders.

Memorials may be given to Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011 Washington, D.C. 20090-6011. Arrangements are under the direction of Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, 724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, MS. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family by signing the guest register at www.nowellmasseyfuneralhome.com.