Wanda Cook Sanders


Wanda Cook Sanders, 92, of Argillite, Kentucky went to be with the Lord Tuesday September 12, 2017 at Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital in Russell, Kentucky surrounded by her loving family.

Mrs. Sanders was born June 5, 1925 in Greenup, Kentucky a daughter of the late Julia Huff and Orlando Castle.

She was a teacher for three years in Florida and taught school for 30 years at Greenup County System before retiring. She was a devoted deliverer for Greenup County Meals on Wheels, was a member of Greenup County Senior Citizens and Greenup County Dance Club. She was of the Baptist faith.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by three husbands William Cook, Arthur Collins, and Alfred Sanders; four brothers Ara Castle, Ira Castle, Laurys Castle, and Donald Castle; three sisters Eva Stacy, Blanche Stewart, and Lora Gould.

She is survived by

One son

John and Jessie Cook of Argillite, Kentucky

One daughter

Sandra and Richard Mendez of Argillite, Kentucky.

One sister

Mildred Cook of Tampa, Florida

Five grandchildren Missy Griffith, Traci Jo Campbell, Richie Mendez, Jd Cook, and Jenna Cook

Thirteen great grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 pm on Thursday September 14, 2017 at Reed Funeral Home in Greenup, Kentucky by Pastor Gary Airring and Pastor Dwayne Slusher. Burial will be in Huff Cemetery in Argillite, Kentucky.

Visitation will be from 11:00 am until service time on Thursday.

Condolences may be made at rlrfuneralhome.com

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