Oliver Harry Sanders Rites Held at Ethel
Ethel - Funeral services were held at the Ethel Baptist Church Monday
for Oliver Harry Sanders, 76, who died January 4 at Muskogee, Okla. following
The Rev. Clyde Beck, pastor of the Kerr Chapel Baptist Church conducted
the service. Burial was in Ethel Cemetery.
Mr. Sanders was born Oct. 31, 1876, a son of Ed and Julia Bowlinger
Sanders. In 1896, he was married to Miss Georgia Hayne. She
died in 1929. In 1935, he was married to Mrs. Vera Baker.
Survivors include his wife; three sons, C.C. Sanders and T.E. Sanders,
both of Wichita Falls and L.L. Sanders of California; three daughters,
Mrs. Mollie Bentley of Lawton, Okla., Miss Emogine and Miss Norman Lee
Sanders, both of Bromide; three step-daughters, Mrs. Bessie Keen of Corpus
Christi; Mrs. Betty Pennington of Bromide, Mrs. Clara Dewberry of Muskogee;
a brother, W.S. Sanders of Collinsville; two sisters, Mrs. Mattie Nutt
of Collinsville, and Mrs. Berta Ross of coolidge, Ariz.; seven grandchildren,
on great-grandchild and nine step-grandchildren.