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Russell Eugene Sanders

March 23, 1947 — March 1, 2024

Tickfaw, Louisiana

Russell Eugene Sanders

Russell  Eugene Sanders, of Tickfaw, Louisiana, passed away on Friday, March 1, 2024, at the age of 76. He was born on Sunday, March 23, 1947, in Independence, Louisiana, to the late James "Jim" Henry Sanders and Nancy Dykes Sanders.

Russell is survived by his loving wife of 25 years, Iris Andrea Overland Sanders; son & daughter-in-law, Russell "Rusty" and Donna Sanders; son, Brad Miles; grandson, Cody Paul Miles; sisters, Lois Clausen, Frances Coniglio, Marie Coniglio, and brother, Otis  Evans.

In addition to his parents, Russell was preceded in death by his siblings, John Ray Evans, James Evans, Earl Evans, Kenneth Sanders, and Bonnie Sanders, and brother-in-law, Salvador Coniglio. 

Family and friends will be received at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home - Hammond, 2000 N. Morrison Blvd, Hammond, Louisiana 70401 on Monday, March 4, 2024, from 10:00 am until the service begins at 1:00 pm. 

Interment will follow at Bankston Cemetery 4th Ward in Independence, Louisiana.


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Past Services

Visitation

Monday, March 4, 2024

10:00am - 1:00 pm (Central time)

Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home and Crematory-Hammond

2000 N Morrison Blvd, Hammond, LA 70401

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Funeral Service

Monday, March 4, 2024

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home and Crematory-Hammond

2000 N Morrison Blvd, Hammond, LA 70401

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Interment will follow

Monday, March 4, 2024

Bankston Cemetery

Independence, LA 70443

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