Bobbie Sanders, age 84 of Athens, passed away Thursday, September 24, 2020 at her residence. A native of Greenwood, South Carolina, and a resident of Signal Mountain most of her life, she was the daughter of the late Nora Eidson. She was member of Signal Crest United Methodist Church for 44 years where she sang in the choir and ran the free clinic for those who were uninsured. She was an excellent Real Estate Agent for 25 years with Crye-Leike Realtors in Signal Mountain. and a very caring person who loved people and animals. She also loved to plant garden and flowers. She was preceded in death by five siblings, two brothers and three sisters; one son, Stephen Lee Sanders and daughter Janie Lynn Vega.
Husband of 65 years Robert R. Sanders, Jr. of Athens
Daughter and son-in-law, Jeanne and Tracy Floyd of Athens
Grandchildren Grace Elizabeth Swartout of Athens, Clay Sanders of Florida, Matthew Sanders of Hixson and Abby Sanders of Cleveland TN, Megan Swartout of Cleveland, TN
Three great-grandchildren, Lila Sanders, Jackson Sanders and Calvin Sanders
Graveside service will be 10:30 am Monday September 28, 2020 at National Cemetery of Chattanooga with the Rev. Bill Thornton officiating.
Those unable to attend may send condolence to www.laycockhobbs.com/notices/Bobbie-Sanders
Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home will be in charge of the arrangements.
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