COMMERCE – Ada Preston Sanders, 98, died Thursday, August 27, 2009, at BJC Nursing Home in Commerce.
Born in Banks County, she was the daughter of the late Lambert and Edna Ray Sanders. She was a member of Homer Baptist Church and was employed by Commerce Manufacturing Company. Mrs. Sanders was preceded in death by her husband, Williford William Sanders.
Survivors include daughters, Willard Lee Pruitt, Cornelia, and Mary Will Cochran, Dalton; a son, Preston Billy Ray Sanders, Commerce; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 29, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Little-Ward Funeral Home with the Revs. David Harbin and Charles Crabbe officiating. Burial will be in Banks Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Saturday, August 29, from noon until 2 p.m.
Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce, is in charge of arrangements.