Frankie Mae Sanders

October 28, 1940 ~ October 30, 2019 (age 79)


Asheville -Frankie Mae Sanders, 79, passed away on Wednesday, October 30, 2019, at the John F. Keever Solace Center.

Frankie was a native of Asheville and the daughter of the late Frank Floyd Warren and Juanita Bell Warren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years,  Donald Sanders and by one grandson, Christopher McKinney. Frankie enjoyed traveling and was able to visit Canada, Mexico, and all but 7 U.S. States in her lifetime.

Frankie was survived by her son, Lewis Steve Bush, two daughters, Linda Kay McKinney and Michelle De-Lee Sanders, all of Asheville, two granddaughters, Scarlett and Tara McKinney, two great-grandchildren, Brinson and Hailey; two sisters, Gayle Jaye and Evelyn Warren; as well as two brothers, David and Danny Warren.

In accordance with Frankie’s final wishes, no services will be held.

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