Mr. Fred L. Sanders III, 54, of Woodbine Road, died Thursday, Jan. 18, 2001, at University Hospital.
A memorial service will be at 4 p.m. Saturday at Elliott Sons Funeral Home, Telfair Street.
Mr. Sanders, a native of Milledgeville, was a musician. He was Methodist.
The family said, "Mr. Sanders had a profound appreciation of nature and a love of music."
Survivors include two sons, Richard Sanders and Fred L. Sanders IV, both of Augusta; three daughters, Liz Sanders, Augusta, Alyssa Faye Sanders, Nashville, Tenn., and Sheryl Elaine Skelly, St. Petersburg, Fla.; a sister, Sue Sanders Ashmore, Macon; and two grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to: American Cancer Society, 2623 Washington Road, Augusta, GA 30904.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home after the service.