Joe L. Sanders, 70, Forest, passed away on Thursday, June 1, 2017, at St. Vincent Seton Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born Sept. 29, 1946, in Forest, to Ray and Mary (Mohler) Sanders.
Joe graduated from Clinton Central High School in 1964 and served in the Indiana National Guard. He retired from Chrysler in 1995 after 30 years of service. Joe enjoyed fishing, hunting, playing guitar and NASCAR racing. He was a member of the United Auto Workers.
Survivors include two daughters, Melissa (Glenn) Jacobs and Victoria (Tim) Bishop; four grandchildren, Michaela, Kaleb, Levi and Hannah Jacobs; one brother, Tony (Marilyn) Sanders; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, Robert, Jerry and John Sanders.
A graveside service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Monday at Union Cemetery in Forest with the Rev. Paul Whitaker officiating. Friends are invited to visit with the family from 9 to 11 a.m. on Monday at Stout & Son Funeral Home, 200 E. Main St., Russiaville. Messages of condolence may be expressed online at www.stoutandson.com.
Published on June 3, 2017