Robert Donald Sanders, 82, of McGehee, passed away on May 6, 2018.
He worked for Missouri Pacific Railroad and Union Pacific Railroad for more than 40 years. He loved fishing, hunting, watching sports and riding motorcycles.
Mr. Sanders was born in Rison on July 25, 1935 to the late Clifton and Eunice Poss Sanders.
Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Philip Scott Sanders.
Survivors include his daughters, Stephanie (Jerry) Zeoli of St. Petersburg, Florida and Cindy Evans of McGehee; former wife and friend, Carolyn Sanders; grandchildren, Jennifer Nicolle Evans (BJ) Holloway, Sarah Pasterniak (Caleb) Burger and Tara Sanders Benson; great-grandchildren, Norah Burger, Autumn Murray, Jackson Holloway, Jagger Holloway, Christian Benson, Caitlyn Benson and Sophie Benson and many friends.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38105.