Ann Marie Sanford

Services for Ann Marie Sanford were held Wednesday, February 22, 2017, at 2 p.m. at Williams and Lord Funeral Home in Greenwood.

Ms. Sanford, 47, died on Sunday, February 19, 2017, at University Medical Center in Jackson.

She was born on April 24, 1969, in Greenwood and lived in Cleveland. She attended Cleveland High School and worked for Florewood State Park in Greenwood until its closing. Ms. Sanford attended Christ Baptist Church in Greenwood. She loved her TV shows and her family very much, especially her grandchildren. She will be missed by all who knew her and loved her. She was preceded in death by her father, Larry Wayne Kendall; stepfather, JM Mims; maternal grandparents, Marie and Willie Henson; and grandmother, Margie Loraine Mims.

She is survived by her fiancé, Dale Kimbrell of Gore Springs; son, Keith Little of Horn Lake; daughter, Terah (Ronaldus) Little of Tupelo; mother, Virgie Henson Mims of Cleveland; two  sisters, Kimberly (Cliff) Dodson of Russellville, Ark., and Michelle (Shawn) Keranen of Houston; five  brothers, Jackie (Teri) Mims of Maiden, N.C., Brian Kendall of Russellville, Ark, Jeffery (Stacy) Kendall of Russellville, Ark., Larry "Buddy"(Pamela) Kendall of Russellville, Ark., and Daniel (Lauren) Kendall of Russellville, Ark.;  paternal grandmother, Irma Kendall of Greenwood;  aunt, Shelia McNeal of Teoc; three grandchildren, and a host of nieces and nephews.

Visitation was held on Wednesday, February 22, 2017, from 12 p.m. until 2 p.m. at Williams and Lord Funeral Home. Rev Tommy Mahan officiated the services. Pallbearers were William Henson, Michael Mims, Tony Garrett, Dale Kimbrell, Todd Mims, and Shawn Keranen. Honorary pallbearers were George Henson, Dale Henson, Thomas Dunn, Charles Allen Mims, and Preston Keranen. Burial followed in Mt. Olive Cemetery.

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