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Phrona Bernice Selby Sanders

September 12, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, November 5, 1919
Died: 
Monday, September 12, 2011
Services: 
Saturday, September 17, 2011 - 11:00am
Location: 
White's Funeral Home, 101 N. E. 4th Avenue, Mineral Wells
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Woodland Park Cemetery. Officiating: Ronnie Davidson and Mike Stover. Visitation: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Mineral Wells

Phrona was born November 5, 1919 in Torrington, Wyoming to the late Akron and Modena Selby. She met and married Henry Sanders, who was from Haskel and worked in the C C Camps in Torrington, Wyoming, on August 3, 1940. They were long time residents of Mineral Wells and they enjoyed traveling together.

Phrona had many jobs, but loved selling Avon and won many awards. In Mineral Wells, she worked at Ben Franklin and Electra, before retiring.

Her grandchildren were a great blessing to her and she enjoyed growing her garden and having the grandchildren "sneak" her strawberries.
Phrona was a member of Faith Fellowship Chapel and loved going to church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Sanders; grandsons, Michael Neugebauer and Mark Glover; granddaughter, Ranee Sanders; sons-in-law, Freddie Zimmerman and Ronnie Garrett; daughter-in-law, Hazel Sanders.

Survivors: sons, Gordon Sanders and his wife, Betty, of Lubbock and Gary Sanders and Frankie Patton, of Mineral Wells; daughters, Jeanne Dickerson and her husband, Don, of Hawkins, Judy Neugebauer and her husband, Melvin, of Chattanooga, Oklahoma and Vicki Garrett-Kimpton and her husband, Allan Kimpton, of Mineral Wells; 18 grandchildren; 41 great-grandchildren; 14 great great-grandchildren; and many loving friends and church family.

Sports Calendar

Thursday, October 30

  • Aledo Middle School at Brewer, Brewer High School

  • Aledo Middle School at Stephenville Henderson J.H.;
    7B, 8C - 5:00;
    7C, 8B - 6:00;
    7A, 8A - 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are subject to change. The lengths of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

Friday, October 31

  • AHS Varsity vs. Granbury at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, Football Senior Parent Night, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity at Newman International, 7:30 p.m. *District Game

Tuesday, November 4

  • AHS Varsity Girls Orange at Wichita Falls Varsity Tournament, Canyon West, 9:00 a.m.

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Stephenville Henderson JH at Aledo MS;
    7C, 5:00;
    7B, 6:00;
    7A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • Aledo Middle School at Stephenville Henderson JH;
    8C, 5:00;
    8B, 6:00;
    8A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

Friday, November 7

  • AHS Varsity at Cleburne, 7:30 p.m.

Friday, November 14

  • AHS Varsity Girls Black at Texas Girls Classic, Texarkana Country Club through Nov. 15

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