Sue Sanders, 80 passed away Saturday, March 19, 2022 at her home in Holcomb. Funeral services are 11 A.M. Wednesday, March 23, 2022 at Greenwood Delta Funeral Home with interment in Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery. Bro. Tommy Mayhall will officiate. Visitation is Tuesday from 5-7 and Wednesday from 10-11 at the funeral home.
Sue was born to T. J. and Rena Carpenter Holeman, raised in Morgan City and graduated from Leflore County High School. She was a longtime resident of Morgan City prior to moving to Holcomb in 1990. Sue was a member of the Morgan City Baptist Church, enjoyed working, gardening, canning and loved spending time with her grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband Bill Sanders, her parents and two sisters; Helen Chamblee and Mary Elizabeth Lloyd. Sue is survived by a daughter; Sandy Digby Raper (Quint) of Holcomb; a son, Joey Long of Morgan City; four grandchildren, Brittany Digby of Oxford, Gage Long of Schlater, John Digby of Holcomb, Shae Long of Morgan City and a brother, Doug Holeman (Beverly) of Morgan City.
Pallbearers will be John Digby, Gage Long, Shae Long, Wayne Holeman, Jamie Holeman, Keith Chamblee and Randy Lloyd. Honorary pallbearers are, Jimmy Lloyd, Danny Wayne Lloyd and Tim Lloyd.