Annabelle Sanders


Annabelle Sanders, 91, of Tulip Drive, died at 6:10 p.m. February 22, 2017, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility.

Annabelle was born November 1, 1925, in Galveston, Indiana, the daughter of Lee and Olene Graham Saylors. She married Charles E. Sanders November 7, 1942.

She was previously employed at Max’s Jewelry and was a member of the Asbury United Methodist Church, the Home Ec Club and Eastern Star. She also enjoyed playing Bridge.

The funeral will be at 6 p.m. Monday, February 27, 2017, at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home with Pastor Dave Blystone officiating. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until time of service Monday at the funeral home. Inurnment will be at Garland Brook Cemetery at a later date.

Memorials may be made to the Our Hospice of South Central Indiana through the funeral home.

Survivors include her son, Jeffrey L. (Helen) Sanders of Connersville; daughter, Julie A. Sanders of Columbus; grandchildren, Aimee (Cameron) Butz, Anne Sanders, Shawn (Cristina) Henley and Lindsey (Matt) Ross; and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Charles, on January 26, 2006; a son, Randy Sanders; and a brother, Billy Saylors.

You are invited to view her video tribute, light a virtual candle and send a message to the family via the internet.