Billy Earl Sanders, 83, passed away surrounded by his loving family on February 16, 2021. He was born January 1, 1938 in Wetumpka, Alabama. He spent many years living in Lake City, FL where he owned and operated Sanders Drywall and later moved to Nashville, TN where he owned and operated A One Construction Company before retiring to Ponte Vedra Beach.
Billy proudly served our country in the U.S. National Guard. He loved hunting, fishing, singing, writing and playing music. He loved the Lord and his family with all his heart.
Billy is survived by his wife of 62 years, Louise; sons: Danny (Sherilyn), Timmy (Beverly), Billy DeWayne (Jodi), Scott (Malissa); daughters: Alison (Mark) Lee and Alisha (Barry) Calhoun; grandchildren: Brandon, Adam, Lance, Addie, Grace, April, Ashley, Alana, Brittney, Emily, Ashton, Skyy; great grandchildren, Savannah, Miles, Lively Quinn, Samantha and Morgan; and brother, Frank. He was predeceased by his mother and father, Florence Alma and David Howard Sanders; his sisters: Margaret Sanders and Barbara Lockamy Sharp.
Due to COVID restrictions, a private family celebration of life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Billy’s name to the Parkinson’s Research Foundation, 5969 Cattleridge Blvd, Sarasota, FL 34232
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Parkinson’s Research Foundation
5969 Cattleridge Blvd., Sarasota FL 34232