BLUEFIELD, VA - Ronnie L. Sanders, 70, of Bluefield, VA, died Saturday, May 20, 2017 at Eastview Adult Care in Bluefield, VA. Born June 25, 1946 in Princeton, he was the son of the late John Robert Sanders and Donna Christina Dunn Sanders.
Mr. Sanders retired from Eastern Associated Coal Company in 1995.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Billy Sanders and his wife Jill.
Survivors include one daughter, Alecia Bailey and husband Terry of Newton, NC; former wife and longtime caregiver, Marlene Salyer of Bluefield, VA; one brother, Bobby Sanders and wife Charlotte of North Olmstead, OH; nieces and nephews, Robin Sanders, Johnny Sanders, Barry Sanders, Tammy Sanders Georgiadis; and several great nieces and nephews.
Honoring his request, the body has been cremated. The family will receive friends Friday, June 2, 2017 from 6-8 p.m. at the Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home in Princeton.
To view a video tribute to Mr. Sanders, or share condolences with the family, please visit www.bailey-kirk.com.
Published on  May 31, 2017