BARNWELL, S.C. - Mrs. Emma Lou Long Sanders, 82, widow of Wade Hampton Sanders died Saturday at her home. Funeral services will be held at 3 Monday at Mount Lebanon Christian Church with burial in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Mole Funeral Home. Mrs. Sanders was born in Barnwell County, and a daughter of the late J.O. and Mary Still Long. She was a member of Mt. Lebanon Christian Church. Survivors include daughter and son in law, Faye and Jimmy Fail of Barnwell; son in law, Leo Platts of Barnwell; daughter in law, Polly C. Sanders of Barnwell; sister, Alice Peeples of Anderson; grandchildren, Robby and Teresa Sanders, Donny and Christy Sanders, Drew and Missy Platts, Julia Sanders, Anna Marie Chesser, April Fail and Jill Fail; four great grandchildren. She was predeceased by a daughter, Altha Platts and a son, Jerry O. Sanders. Mole Funeral Home.
The Augusta Chronicle April 14, 2002