Paul Saunders

September 13, 1953 – October 26, 2021

Paul Saunders, 68, of Springville, danced his way into Heaven on Tuesday, October 26, 2021, surrounded by his family.

Born September 13, 1953, in Bedford, he was the son of Lester and Anne (Arthur) Saunders.

Paul was a member of the Bedford Boat and Sportsman’s Club. He loved his family, friends, and dancing.

Surviving to cherish his memory are his parents, Lester and Anne Saunders; children, Leslie (Andrew) Crawford, Thomas “T.J” (Shelby Bargo) Saunders, and Josh (Robin) Holt; grandchildren, Kaydence, Olivia, and Corbin Paul Crawford, Waylon Saunders, Clara Lumpe, and Elin Holt; companion, Connie Lindsey; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Jim Saunders, and his sister, Ellen Reeves.

Visitation will be from 3 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Friday, October 29, 2021, at the Ferguson-Lee Chapel of Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes.

Memorial contributions may be made to Lawrence County Cancer Patient Services.

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