Francis Lee Sander, 84, of Jacksonville, Arkansas passed away September 29, 2021. He was born in Victoria, Kansas March 26, 1937, to Joseph L. Sander and Adeline Meis.
Francis served in the U.S. Airforce for 24 years as well as the U.S. Postal service for 16 years. He was very proud to serve his country. He loved his family and loved spending time with them, especially his grandchildren. He loved being in his tool shed, working on his yard, hunting (especially with Kevin), and sports with Bryan. He loved Lisa for her tender heart and Trisha for her servant heart. Francis wanted people to know he loved the Lord and his family. Francis will miss his wife dearly.
Francis is proceeded in death by his parents and 4 brothers and 3 sisters.
Francis leaves behind his children Kevin and his wife Susan Sander, Bryan Sander, Trisha and her husband Brian Potorff, and Lisa Sander; grandchildren Jacob, Austen, Sarai, Ashley, Holly, Heidi, Olivia, and Little Jake; great-grandchildren Alanah and Lennox; and his sister Arla Johnson of West Virginia.
Visitation will be Friday, October 1, 2021 at 12:30pm at A Natural State Funeral Service in Jacksonville. Funeral Service will follow at 1:30pm.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials be made in Francis’s honor to the American Red Cross or American Cancer Society.
Arrangements are under the trusted direction of A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400.