Funeral services for Keith Thomas Sanders, Sr. will be held Friday, January 25, 2019 at 2:00 PM at the Parks Brothers Funeral Home Chapel in Okemah. Interment will follow at the Highland Cemetery in Okemah.
Keith Thomas Sanders was born October 15, 1963 in Bakersfield, California to Kenneth and Joyce (Ennis) Sanders. He passed away Sunday, January 20, 2019 at his home in Okemah at the age of 55.
Keith was a resident of the Okemah area since 2001. He and Kimberly Crawford were married June 12, 1981 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Keith was a retired supervisor with Simplot Soil Builders in Edison, California. He enjoyed fishing, watching NASCAR and was a black belt in karate. Keith also loved to bake and especially making candy for the kids.
Survivors include his wife, Kim Sanders of the home in Okemah; his parents, Kenneth and Joyce Sanders of Okemah; his son, Keith Thomas Sanders of Okemah; two daughters, Tisa Sanders of Okemah and Lisa Sanders of Henryetta, Oklahoma; two brothers, Kenneth Wayne Sanders of Okemah and Kenneth Wayne Sanders, III of Bakersfield, California and five grandchildren, Cheyanne Sanders, Gage Sanders, Eli Walker, Chelsea Smith and Chaela Smith.
Serving as pallbearers will be Gary Wind, Patrick Molina, Curtis Wind, Jake Neskoisk, Kenneth Sanders, III and Floyd Harjo.
Services will be under the direction of Parks Brothers Funeral Home of Okemah, Oklahoma.
Online condolences may be made at www.ParksBrothersFunrealHome.com.