Funeral services for Eric Michael Sanders, age 6, of Reklaw are scheduled for 1:00 p.m., Friday, January 15, 2016 in the First Baptist Church in Rusk with Rev. Graham Hale officiating. Burial will follow at Oakland Cemetery. Eric passed away December 31, 2015 in a Dallas hospital. He was born March 24, 2009 in Reklaw. He is survived by his parents, David Wayne and Amanda Renee Seale Sanders of Reklaw, sister and brother, Tierra and Shawn David Sanders of Reklaw, grandparents, Johnny and Sandra Sanders of Rusk, Mark and Diana Seale of Reklaw, great grandmothers, Opal Sanders of Rusk, Bobbie Seale of Central, TX, great grandparents, Loyd and Dianne Finch of Lufkin, aunts and uncles, Darryl and Lisa Hassell of Mesquite, TX, Chris and Nevena Seale of Nacogdoches, TX, cousins, Jordan, John and Joel Hassell of Mesquite, Daniel Seale of Martinsville, TX and other great aunts, uncles and cousins. Pallbearers will include Clinton Blankinship, Jacob Blankinship, Darryl Hassell, Johnny Rainey, Brent Hail and Robby Tosh. Honorary pallbearers will be Johnny Sanders and Mark Seale. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon Friday before the service at the First Baptist Church in Rusk.
Published on  January 14, 2016