Nathan Sanders Jr., 70, of Mount Vernon, Illinois, passed away on February 13, 2020 at his residence in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born October 28, 1949 in Greensboro, Alabama to Nathan Sanders Sr. and Ethel Hoskins. Nathan married Diane Pruitt and she preceded him in death.
Nathan is survived by his sister, Norma Jamison of Chicago, Illinois; nieces, Cheryl Jamison and Juanita Sanders; and great niece, Rhiannon Jenkins.
In addition to his parents and wife, Nathan was preceded in death by his son, Shawn Nathan Sanders.
Mr. Sanders proudly served the United States Army for two years in the Vietnam War.
A Visitation will be held Thursday, February 20, 2020 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois. A Funeral Service will begin at 1:00 pm with Mr. Marty Mills officiating.
Call Hughey Funeral Home at 618-242-3348 or visit hugheyfh.com for further information.