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Doty Family Funeral Service
Wednesday October 27th, 2021
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Doty Family Funeral Service
Thursday October 28th, 2021

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Vonda Mae Sanders

Vonda Mae Sanders, 91, of Bexar, Arkansas, passed away, Monday, October 25, 2021, in Bexar, Arkansas.

She was born in Bexar, Arkansas on August 20, 1930, daughter of the late Ellen and Pledger Sears. Vonda spent her life as a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, homemaker, and friend. She was united in marriage to Carmon Ray Sanders on October 9, 1948, in Viola, Arkansas and from this union two children were born. Vonda was a member of Byron Cumberland Presbyterian Church. She loved going to church and singing and was a strong Christian. For many years she cleaned the church and prepared communion. Vonda loved the outdoors. She enjoyed gardening and canning.

Vonda is survived by her husband, Carmon Sanders of Bexar, Arkansas; son, Lyle Sanders and wife Judy of Franklin, Arkansas; daughter, Linda Sue Bicker and husband Jim of Bexar, Arkansas; sisters, Velta Bales of Greenwood, Missouri, Lena Smith of Raytown, Missouri and Georgia Perryman of Viola, Arkansas; grandchildren, Jeremy Bicker and wife Dawn of Conway, Arkansas, Jed Bicker and wife Sara of Hattieville, Arkansas, Nathan Sanders and wife Courtney of Franklin, Arkansas and Alissa Foyt and husband Doug of Wiseman, Arkansas and great grandchildren, Addison Bicker, Andersen Bicker, Eleanor Bicker, Lilly Sanders, Dayka Lock, Xander Lock, Izzy Foyt and Fisher Foyt.

She was preceded in death by parents, Ellen and Pledger Sears; brothers, Haskell Sears and Carroll Sears and sisters, Latain Gilstrap and Allene Clayton.

Pallbearers include: Jed Bicker, Jeremy Bicker, Nathan Sanders, Alissa Foyt, Gary Perryman and Ken Clayton

Honorary Pallbearers include: Barry Hutson, Dennis Williams, Dale Williams, Dennis Sears and David Bales

Funeral Services will be held, Thursday, October 28, 2021, at Doty Family Funeral Service Chapel in Salem, Arkansas beginning at 12:00 PM with Rev. Bobby Coleman and Rev. Victor Jones officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday, October 27, 2021, at Doty Family Funeral Service Chapel from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Interment will follow at Mount Pisgah Cemetery in Bexar, Arkansas.

Arrangements entrusted to Doty Family Funeral Service of Salem, Arkansas.

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Sue, I am so sorry. Your Mother lived a long wonderful life and you took such good care of her. May the memories, help you get through the coming days. Prayers for you and Jim and all of your family.

Noble and Carolyn Lewis Oct 29 2021 12:38 PM

So very sorry for your loss. Prayers for peace and comfort.

Dwayne Plumlee Oct 28 2021 8:30 PM

Prayers for peace of mind and comfort.

Carol & Tim Green Oct 28 2021 11:27 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with your family.

Ronda Hauck and Billy Newman Oct 27 2021 6:59 PM

So sorry for your loss.

Charles Campbell Oct 27 2021 5:53 PM

So sorry for your loss. Keeping your family in my prayers.

Pat Tyree Oct 27 2021 4:51 PM

Carmon and Family, our condolences, thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time.
William & Cheryl Hodges

William Hodges Jr Oct 27 2021 1:30 PM

So sorry for your loss! Love and prayers for all of your family!❤❤🙏 🙏
Steve and Rochelle Garrison

Rochelle Garrison Oct 27 2021 11:37 AM

Sue,Lyle and Carman my thoughts and prayers are with you for the loss of a loved one.I've meet Vonda when I was in second grade in Viola.We lived on the hill just above you and we all played together.

Willorene DeWitt Wyatt Oct 27 2021 10:36 AM

Carmon, Sue, Lyle and family, So sorry for your loss of Vonda. Your family has a special in our hearts. May you feel God's love and comfort.

Jeff & Anita Montgomery Johnson Oct 27 2021 10:12 AM

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