A resident of Brusly, she died October 18, 2013 at age of 74.
Visitation was held on Friday, October 25, 2013, at Grant's Westside Funeral Services from noon until 4 pm and again on Saturday, October 26, 2013, at Greater St. Paul Baptist Church from 10 am until service at noon, conducted by Bishop Ernest Mills. Burial was in Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery. She is survived by son, Gregory Sanders; 3 daughters, Sandy Igbonagwam (Okey), Linda Sanders and Betty Mims; 9 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband and brother.