Alice K. Sanders, age 64, passed away Friday, Feb. 10, 2012, in Odessa, TX. She was born May 9, 1947, in Oceanside, Calif. to Walter B. and Annabell (Whitney) Boen.
Alice was a member of the Church of God in Kermit, TX and liked going on church retreats. She liked talking on the phone and keeping up with the family. She loved being a grandma, and was known as “Granny Alice” to her grandkids.
Those left behind to cherish her memory are two sons, Oliver Williamson, Jr. and wife Glenda of Stephenville, TX and Walter Williamson and wife Donna of Dublin, TX; two daughters, Patricia Newingham and boyfriend Melvin Hopkins Jr. of Sweetwater, TX and Annie Nelson and husband Charlie of San Angelo, TX; two brothers, Fredrick Boen of Kermit, TX and Howard Boen of Kermit, TX; one sister, Clarabell Williamson of Sweetwater, TX; 18 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her special friends, Glenda, Debbie and many more.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas M. Sanders; parents, Walter B. and Annabell Boen; one brother, G.W. Boen; and granddaughter, Heather Williamson.
Services will be at 9 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 13, 2012, at Family Services Funeral Parlor in Kermit, TX with Brother Eddie Whitefield officiating. Graveside services will follow at 3 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 13, 2012, at the Sweetwater Cemetery in Sweetwater, TX with Brother Charlie Nelson officiating. Pallbearers will include Patrica Newingham, Junior Fraiser, Brittany Williamson, Dewey Matthews, Tim Matthews, Dustin Williamson, Johnny Williamson and Wayne Holstine.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Bobby Ellis, Walter Williamson, Oliver Williamson Jr. and Ernest Casteel.
Arrangements are entrusted to Family Services Funeral Parlor. Online condolences may be sent at fs-fp.com.