”Red” Gerald Davis Sanderson
Funeral services for Mr. ”Red” Gerald Davis Sanderson, age 89, of Choudrant, LA will be held at 4:00 PM Monday, May 30, 2011 at First Baptist Church in Choudrant. Officiating the service will be Bro. Gerald Nelson, Bro. David Harrell, and Rev. Bill Sanderson. Interment will follow at Choudrant Cemetery on Hwy. 80, under the direction of Kilpatrick Funeral Home of Ruston. Mr. Sanderson was born November 2, 1921 in Choudrant, LA to William and Kate Sanderson. He passed away on May 28, 2011 at his home in Choudrant. He was retired from Louisiana Tech University. He was a faithful member of First Baptist Church in Choudrant. Mr. Sanderson wanted to be remembered as a ”Servant of God”. He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, two sisters and a grandson Steven Ryan Breen. Mr. Sanderson is survived by his wife: Ruth Sanderson; son: Richard Carrol Breen of West Monroe, LA; grandchildren: Mike Breen and wife Diana of Monroe, LA; Chase Breen and wife Hollyn of West Monroe, LA; Cody Breen and wife Crystal of Monroe, LA; brother Jack Sanderson of Choudrant, LA; great grandchildren: Conner Breen, Lauren Breen, Austin Breen, and Collier Breen of Monroe, LA; and numerous nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be Kip Franklin, Jamey Coon, Larry Brister, Steve Brister, Mike Griffin, and Mark Hammons. Honorary pallbearers will be Eddie Hammons, Clinton Hammons, Bobby Brister, Harold Pesnall, Alton Calhoun, Alfred Key, Bobby Mizell, Carolton Caldwell and Billy Emory. Visitation will be from 2:00 until 4:00 PM, Monday, May 30, 2011 at First Baptist Church in Choudrant, LA. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.kilpatrickfuneralhomes.com.