Jackie Sanders


Jackie Sanders, 78, of Cadiz, passed away Friday, July 12, 2019 at Parkview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Jackie was born at Golden Pond in Land Between the Lakes to late Thomas Mays and Euna Futrell Mays. She later moved to the Sharpe area in Marshall County. Before having her daughter, Jackie worked as a beautician. Later in life she spent many years working for TVA as both a receptionist and history interpreter at Empire Farm in Land Between the Lakes. In her free time she enjoyed playing bridge and also loved to travel. She was a member of Cadiz Baptist Church.

She is survived by her daughter, Belinda Barnes of Benton; one sister, Sue Carrigan (Ray) of Hardin; and two grandsons, Dustin Henderson (Shelby) of Gilbertsville, and Austin Barnes (Chandley) of Benton.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Jack Sanders; one brother, Glenn Mays; and her parents Thomas Mays and Euna Futrell Mays.

Graveside Services were held on Sunday, July 14, 2019 at Oak Grove Cemetery in Ledbetter, with Pastor Kyle Noffsinger officiating.

Filbeck-Cann Funeral Home of Milner & Orr handled the arrangements.

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