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CHARLES Edward Sanders
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Obituary for CHARLES Edward Sanders

Longtime Ada resident, Charles “Monk” Sanders passed from this life on December 6, 2017 in Ada, Oklahoma at the age of 83 years. Monk was born November 13, 1934 in Ada, Ok to his parents Robert and Grace (Franklin) Sanders.

Monk worked for many years as a butcher for Reeves Packing Co. He and Virginia Wilson were married July 17, 1954. Monk enjoyed fishing, playing dominoes, bingo and square dancing. He was a true outdoors man, rv-ing and camping he enjoyed as well.

He is survived by his wife of 63 years; Virginia Sanders of the home, 2 sons; Billy and Bobby Sanders, 2 daughters; Vanessa Bevel and Corona Finley, 9 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren and a host of other relatives, longtime friends and neighbors.

Monk is preceded in death by his 5 brothers and 4 sisters.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM, Friday December8, 2017 at Smith-Phillips Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Earl Hood officiating. Interment will follow at Konawa Cemetery. Family will have visitation held Thursday, December 7, 2017 from 5-7 PM at Smith-Phillips Funeral Home.

Online guestbook and condolences are available at www.phillipsfuneral

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Smith-Phillips Funeral Home

123 E 13th St PO Box 147
Ada, OK 74820

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Smith-Phillips Funeral Home

123 E 13th St PO Box 147
Ada, OK 74820


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