Syderas R. Sanders, 82, widow of Roy Sanders, reunited with the Lord September 30, 2012. Mrs. Sanders was a retired educator, having taught many of those years in Greer and Elgin. She was a gifted musician and church organist at Blaney Baptist Church, where she was a lifetime member. She was a graduate of Anderson Jr. College in 1949 and Furman University in 1951, where she double majored in music and education. Was an active member of Delta Kappa Gamma Teacher Society-Alpha Alpha Chapter on both local and state levels.
She was a daughter of the late Lillian and J. Paul Ross, Sr. of Elgin. She is survived by two daughters, a son, four grandchildren, a sister, Margie R. Crowley, Greer and a brother, Dr. Harold E. Ross, TN.
A celebration of her life will be held at Blaney Baptist Church in Elgin at noon on Saturday, October 13, 2012.
Memorials may be made to Blaney Baptist Church, 1400 Blaney Rd., Elgin, SC 29045