Annie L Sanders
October 9, 1928 – October 12, 2020
Annie Louise Strait Sanders, the eldest of ten children, was born October 9, 1928 in Rock Hill, South Carolina, to the late Lindsay and Cleola Strait, Sr. She went to be with the Lord on Monday, October 10, 2020 at UPMC Mercy Hospital, In Pittsburg, PA.
She Attended Emmitt Scott School in Rock Hill, where she met and later married her high school sweetheart, the late Otis Rudolph Sanders, Sr. From this union was born five children. She also attended Winthrop College (now Winthrop University) for two years.
Annie accepted Christ as her Lord and Savior at an early age and was a member of the New Saint James Pentecostal Church in Brentwood, MD.
She loved spending time with her family and friends and frequently made calls to check on them. Her favorite pastimes were planning and going on shopping trips, eating out, watching her favorite television programs, reading and working her puzzle books.
Annie is preceded in death by her parents Lindsay and Cleola, four brothers, one sister, one daughter, one son, and one granddaughter. To cherish her memory, she is survived by one daughter, Carolyn E. Dorsey (Roy), and two sons; Lindsay M. (Dorothy) and Garry D. ( Darlinda) Sanders; ten grandchildren, eighteen great-grandchildren, three great-great grandchildren; three brothers, Sam (Lucy), Larry and Henry (Gloria) Strait; one sister, Betty Ann McCrorey and one sister-in-law, Phyllis Strait, and a host of nieces, nephews, other loving relatives and friends.
Order of Service
Friday, October 23, 2020