Conley "Coke" Milburn Sanders

June 7, 1918December 7, 2011

SANDERS, CONLEY “COKE”, born June 7, 1918, died unexpectedly, but peacefully, at home, on Wednesday, December 7, 2011. He was preceded in death by his wife, Bertha Phillips Sanders, and his infant son, Donald Hindon Sanders. He is survived by his daughter, Peggy Jo (Larry) Teel; 2 grandsons who were the apples of his eye, Bart (Denise) Teel and Troy (Celia) Teel; 7 great grandchildren; Tori, Karen, Sam, Jay, Anne Louise, Mary Conley, and Emma Beth; and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends. His love of family, zest for life, and love of Auburn were his life trademarks. Heaven has become a little more orange and blue. Visitation preceding the service at 1pm on Sunday, December 11, 2011 will be held at Highland Avenue Baptist Church in Montgomery, AL, with funeral services immediately after at 2pm in the church, followed by burial at Greenwood Cemetery. Officiating the service are Rev. Billy Duncan and Rev. Derek Frost. Pallbearers are Randy Dixon, Chris Dixon, Gary Mattison, Earnest Athey, Bob Ford, and Bill Smith. In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to (local chapter) Make-A-Wish Foundation of GA and AL, 1775 The Exchange SE, Suite 200, Atlanta, GA 30339. White Chapel Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


  • Visitation

    Sunday, December 11, 2011

  • Funeral Service

    Sunday, December 11, 2011

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