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Mrs. Yvonne L. Sanderson was born on February 25, 1936 and departed this life on January 6, 2022. She was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Colonel Locklear, Sr. and the wife of Mr. Ancil M. Sanderson. She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, five brothers: Mr. Otis, Mr. Alfonse “Al”, Mr. Bernell “Jap”, Mr. Charlie “Bub”, Mr. Julius and a son: Mr. Roscoe R. Sanderson.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Sunday, January 9, 2022 at Bear Swamp Baptist Church with Rev. Tony Miller officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Yvonne was survived by Mr. Ancil Sanderson, Jr. and Mr. Michael “Victor” Sanderson of Pembroke, NC; three brothers: Mr. Reddy Locklear, Mr. Colonel Locklear, Jr. and Mr. Austin Locklear all of Pembroke, NC; grandchildren: Jeffery P. Sanderson, Gregory K. Sanderson, Andrea Kay Sanderson, Jon M. Sanderson and Ronald V. Sanderson; five great-grandchildren: Austin Sanderson, Andrew Sanderson, Amanda Sanderson, Brandon, K. Sanderson and Keri Beth Sanderson and a host of relatives and friends.

Mrs. Yvonne taught school for 30 years. She worked with special children for many years. She loved visiting the sick, going to rest homes, as well as attending funerals with her brother Mr. Charlie until the Lord called him home. She loved cooking for her brothers and loved them all very much.

The family will receive friends from 1-2 Sunday, January 9, 20202 at Bear Swamp Baptist Church.

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  • Sheriff Burnis Wilkins Posted January 14, 2022 8:43 pm

    My heartfelt condolences are extended to the family of Ms. Yvonne Sanderson during this most difficult time. I pray that Gods caring and comforting presence will help ease the pain of your loss.

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