Mr. Grady Ray Sanders

  • Born: November 19, 1927
  • Died: July 18, 2011
  • Location: Louisville, Mississippi

Nowell-Massey Funeral Home

724 N. Columbus Avenue
Louisville, MS 39339

Tel. (662) 773-3501

Tribute & Message From The Family

Mr. Grady Ray Sanders, 83, passed away on Monday, July 18, 2011, at his residence in Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation will be at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville, Mississippi, on Tuesday, July 19, 2011, from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Funeral services will be at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20, 2011, at the Nowell-Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Matt Moehring and Rev. Trent Jaudon officiating. Interment will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. Mr. Sanders was born in November 19, 1927. He was a member of South Louisville Baptist Church and a retired manager of Sherwin-Williams of Louisville. During World War II, Mr. Sanders served his country in the U. S. Army.

He is survived by his wife, Shelby Jean Watson Sanders of Louisville; one daughter, Linda Luke and husband, David, of Greenville, Mississippi; one son, Ken Sanders and wife, Tammy of Louisville, Mississippi; one sister, Joann Hudspeth of Tupelo, Mississippi; seven grandchildren: Curt Luke and wife, Kimberly; Zach Luke and wife, Lindsey; Christin Sanders, Chase Sanders, Lance Sanders, Zane Sanders and EmmaGrace Sanders; and one great-grandchild, Foster Luke. He was preceded in death by a grandchild, Laiken Sanders.

Pallbearers will be Curt Luke, Zach Luke, Chase Sanders, and Buddy Rogers. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association or to the Alzheimer’s Association. Nowell-Massey Funeral Home, 724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, Mississippi, is handling the arrangements. You may sign the guestbook at


Condolence & Memory Journal

sorry about uncle grady .i didn t know until sunday night..

Posted by jimmyroundtree - collinsville, MS - nephew   August 01, 2011

Linda H. and David:

I am so sorry I did not know about your Dad until tonight - I went in to see Shelby a few weeks ago while she was in the hospital, and chatted with Grady, but did not know about his condition. Again I am so
sorry - would have loved to visit with your family - I cannot believe Curt and Zack are married! Love ya'

Posted by Marjroie Hudson - Lousvillei, MS - Friend   July 21, 2011

I am very your loss. Mr. Grady was a very good person and good friend.

Posted by jimmy marlowe - louisville, MS - friend   July 21, 2011


There are times along life's journey that can test the spirit deeply...Though this is certainly one of those times, may you never stop believing that your faith, your inner strength, and the power of GOD'S love will carry you through. IN DEEPEST SYMPATHY

Posted by JOAN TAUNTON - FRIEND   July 20, 2011

Dear Linda & David, sorry to hear about Mr. Grady. He was a kind man and he will be missed.
Beverly & Charles Smyth

Posted by BeverlySmyth - Louisville, MS - friend   July 20, 2011

I am sorry to hear of Grady's death. My thoughts and prayers are will all his family.

Brenda Fulcher (Loreen's daughter) Hardesty

Posted by Brenda Fulcher Hardesty - Tulsa, OK - Distant cousin of Shelby Jean   July 20, 2011

You are in our prayers during this time. We pray for God's sovereignty to carry you through the days ahead. Mr. Grady was loved by so many.

Posted by Richard and Judy Ford - Louisville, MS   July 18, 2011