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Furman B. Sanders

May 27, 1932 — December 27, 2018

Furman B. Sanders

Furman Baker Sanders, 86, of Fayetteville, passed away at his home on Thursday, December 27, 2018.

He was born in Sumter Co., SC on May 27, 1932, to the late Elijah and Mattie Sanders.

Furman was a member of First Baptist Church.  He was a member of Creasy Proctor Lodge, Sudan Temple, New Bern.

Furman is survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 1pm, on Thursday,  January 3, 2019, at First Baptist Church.  Burial will follow at Lafayette Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers please consider making a donation to First Baptist Church, 201 Anderson Street, Fayetteville, NC  28301.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Services are entrusted to Sullivan’s Highland Funeral Service & Crematory.

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Thursday, January 3, 2019

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