James A Sanders


James A Sanders was born in May 1882 in South Carolina, USA a child of Charles Sanders and Mary Wagstaff Sanders.


James Sanders was counted in the census on 26 Jun 1900 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA as a 18-year-old, male, single, white, son. Also in the home was his father, Charles Sanders; his mother, Mary Sanders; and his siblings, John Sanders, Rhoda Sanders, and Edward Sanders.


He died on 29 Dec 1949 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA. James A Sanders was buried on 31 Dec 1949 in Pontiac, Richland, South Carolina, USA at Spears Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.

James A. Sanders, 76, died at 10:30 Thursday morning, December 29, 1949 at the home of his brother, John F. Sanders, of Blaney.

Mr. Sanders, formerly of Jasper, Fla., had been a resident of Blaney for the past two years. He was a member of the Spears Creek Baptist church.

He was survived by his brother and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services were conducted at 11 o’clock Saturday morning, December 31, 1949 from the Spears Creek Baptist Church. The services were conducted by the Rev. A. L. Wood, assisted By the Rev. W. T. Jeffers. Interment will be in the churchyard.

Active pallbearers will be Walter Bowen,  Ernest Bowens, Frank Sanders, Earl Sanders, Jimmie Sanders, and Arthur Sanders.

Honorary pallbearers were E. J. Campbell, Lester Moak, Gary Goff, Eddie Goff and John Goff

1949.12.30 - James A Sanders Dies Rites will be held Saturday
December 30, 1949  State (published as The State)  Columbia, South Carolina Page 19
1949.12.31 - Sanders Rites Today
December 31, 1949  State (published as The State)  Columbia, South Carolina Page 3

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