86-year-old McLeansboro resident, Roy Eugene Sanders, died at 12:50 p.m. Saturday, August 3 at Hamilton Memorial Hospital in McLeansboro. He was a truck driver and Teamster, and served in the U.S. Navy as a Seaman First Class during World War II.
Surviving are his wife Dorothy of McLeansboro; three sons, Kirk, Jay and Gary all of McLeansboro; eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; one sister, Delores Potter of Rockland, CA; one brother-in-law, Danny Flannigan of McLeansboro; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Roy Eugene Sanders will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, August 6 at the Harre Funeral Home in McLeansboro. Burial will be in Prospect Cemetery southeast of McLeansboro.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Monday, August 5 at the Harre Funeral Home in McLeansboro.