Jeff Sanders

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Jeff Sanders, 49 of McKey, OK left us on March 27, 2021. He was born to Tom and Janice (Blount) Sanders on September 16, 1971 in Kansas City, Missouri and graduated from Sallisaw High School in 1989, where he was active in football and wrestling. He was a member of First Baptist Church of McKey. Jeff was a devoted family man who loved spending time with his family and friends. He loved watching OU football, throwing shoes, playing pitch, and cooking out. Jeff was a wonderful husband, son, father, brother, uncle, cousin, and a friend to all. He was preceded in death by his father Tom Sanders. Grandparents, Coy and Ada Blount and Holley and Talitha Sanders.Jeff is survived by his mother, Janice Sanders; wife Christy Sanders; sons Dakota Sanders, Clayton Sanders, Jonathon Plank and his wife Marisa; daughter Ciara Sanders; brother Kevin Sanders Sr. and his wife Dana; sister Lisa Hahn and her husband Alvin; and grandchildren Allister Balentine, Tommy Lee, Mikey Lee, and Jadelynn Lee; as well as a host of other relatives and friends.Visitation for Jeff will be held on Wed., Mar 31, 2021, from 4-7 pm in the Sequoyah Memorial Chapel of Forever Memories Funeral Services, 463505 Hwy 101, Sallisaw.Graveside funeral services will be held on Thurs., April 1, 2021, at 11:00 am in the Dwight Mission Cemetery with Pastors Ted Eppler and Merel Rowe officiating. Pallbearers will be Dakota Sanders, Clayton Sanders, Jonathon Plank, Greg Hahn, Corey Sanders, Kevin Sanders Jr., and Kevin Sanders Sr.Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Forever Memories Funeral Services, Sallisaw.


This Post Has 12 Comments

  1. Tom and Coleta Davis

    Our hearts are sad but we know he’s with his family that has gone on to wait for those yet to come.5

  2. Tonya Hardy

    Love you all do sorry wish I could be there

  3. Lavonn Stites

    Class of 1989

  4. Deborah Taylor

    I am so sorry for the tragic loss of Jeff. The Sanders family will always be my 2nd family. My thoughts and prayers are with all.

  5. Angie Ross

    I am so sorry for your loss. Jeff, I will miss you. This is not goodbye but till we meet again. Boomer Sooner!

  6. Jim Agent

    Janice,I pray for you and your family every day that the Lord will be with you during this difficult time.

  7. Kenny Howell

    My heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of Jeff, he will be missed by many!

  8. Donnie Whitworth

    We will miss seeing and talking to our dear friend he was always grinning when we would see him in places and would always talk and smile RIP my friend we will miss you greatly

  9. Loretta and Matthew Gray

    I am truly sorry for your loss. I would like to offer you and your family our deepest and most sincere condolences and may Jeff soul rest in peace. He was a great guy,friend,father,son,brother and he had a beautiful heart. We will miss him dearly. We are praying for peace and comfort during this tragic time.

  10. Jackie Shamblin

    Christy, I’m so sorry to hear this. I just heard and am praying for you and the family. Love you, Aunt Jackie.

  11. Jimmy Blanton

    My prayers to the Sanders Family so sorry for your Loss. I played football and wrestled in high school with Jeff what a fierce competitor!! I will Miss him dearly.

  12. Joann Erwin

    Love, prayer and peace for this wonderful family. Janice so many love you and will be praying for your peace through the greatest loss a mother can have.

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