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John Wayne "The Whistler" Sanders

January 7, 1949 January 16, 2019
John Wayne "The Whistler" Sanders
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Obituary for John Wayne "The Whistler" Sanders

John Wayne “The Whistler” Sanders, 70, passed away on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at his home.
John was born in Evansville, IN on January 7, 1949, to the late Kenneth and Alma June (Alvis) Sanders.
John had served in the United States Army. He was a mechanic and had also worked in the auto detail business.
John is preceded in death by his wife, Linda Sanders; brothers, Charles Sanders, Mike Sanders, and Keith Alan Sanders.
John is survived by his daughter, Angela Majors; sons Tony Sanders and David Ellington-Sanders; grandchildren, Nick, Jessica, Anthony, Andrew, Phoebe, Alyssa, Jake, Luke, and Chris; great grandchildren, Kylie, A.J., and Melody; siblings, Elizabeth Davis, Gloria Sanders, and George Sanders.
There will be no services. Boultinghouse Funeral Home in Rockport has been entrusted with care.

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