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Phrona Bernice Selby Sanders

September 12, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, November 5, 1919
Died: 
Monday, September 12, 2011
Funeral: 
Saturday, September 17, 2011 - 11:00
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

Saturday, August 30

  • AHS at Marcus I Invitational, North Lakes Park, Denton, Texas 76201, 7:00 a.m.

Tuesday, September 2

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson Centennial, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS at Denton Guyer;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 4

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Johnson County Sports Association, 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 5

  • AHS at Colleyville Heritage;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Christian Life Prep, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity at Faustina Academy, 7:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Bishop Amat at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 6

  • AHS 9th A and 9th B at Chisholm Trail Freshman Tournament, times TBA

  • AHS at Southlake Carroll Invitational, Meadowmere Park, 3000 Meadowmere Lane, Grapevine, Texas 76051, 7:00 a.m.

Monday, September 8

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Weatherford Tison at Aledo High School, 4:20 p.m.

Tuesday, September 9

  • AHS Varsity vs. Everman at Aledo, 3:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Middle School at Burleson Kerr MS, Scrimmage;
    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.

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Burleson Kerr MS at Aledo MS, Scrimmage;
    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.

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