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June 30, 1999 ~ January 28, 2024 (age 24) 24 Years Old


SGT Kennedy Ladon Sanders  – In the face of tragedy, the timeless words of Proverbs 31 resonate profoundly as we reflect on the life of SGT Kennedy Ladon Sanders. At the tender age of 24, Sanders exemplified the virtues described in this biblical passage, leaving an indelible mark on the hearts of those who knew her. Proverbs 31:10 declares, “Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies.” In the tapestry of her character, SGT Sanders embodied this virtuous woman, with a spirit that shone brighter than the rarest gem.

Her commitment to duty and love for her country were evident in every action, making her a true jewel among us. Verse 25 of Proverbs 31 describes the virtuous woman’s attire as “strength and honour,” and Sanders wore these virtues with grace and resilience. As a dedicated servicewoman, she faced challenges head-on, displaying unwavering strength in the pursuit of her duties. Her honor, both in uniform and in everyday life, was a testament to her character that will forever be etched in our memories.

Verse 26 further illuminates Sanders’ character, stating, “She openeth her mouth with wisdom; and in her tongue is the law of kindness.” SGT Sanders was not only a woman of action but also of wisdom and compassion. Her words were a source of guidance and comfort to those around her, reflecting a wisdom beyond her years and a heart that overflowed with kindness. Tragically, on Sunday, January 28, 2024, SGT Kennedy Landon Sanders made the ultimate sacrifice while serving her country in Jordan.

The news of her passing leaves a void that cannot be easily filled, and our hearts ache for her family and loved ones during this difficult time. In humble submission to the will of God, we, the Management and Staff of Fluker Funeral Home, stand as witnesses to the life of a remarkable woman who fearlessly served her nation. While funeral arrangements are still underway, we extend our deepest condolences to the Sanders family, holding them in our thoughts and prayers as they navigate through this profound loss.

As we process the sorrow of SGT Sanders’ untimely departure, let us be reminded of Proverbs 31:30, “Favour is deceitful, and beauty is vain: but a woman that feareth the LORD, she shall be praised.” In her dedication to her faith and service, SGT Kennedy Ladon Sanders has earned the highest praise, leaving behind a legacy that will inspire generations to come. Let us collectively honor and remember this virtuous woman who, in her short time with us, made an immeasurable impact on the lives of those fortunate enough to have known her.

Services of care and comfort are entrusted to the compassionate professionals of Fluker Funeral Home, located at 985 Ossie Davis Parkway, Waycross, Georgia 31501. In these challenging times, may their support provide solace to the grieving hearts, for, as the funeral home’s motto declares, “Our Aim Is To Be Worthy Of Your Confidence.”

Written by James Smith

Services of care and comfort entrusted to the caring professionals of Fluker Funeral Home 985 Ossie Davis Parkway, Waycross, Georgia 31501

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Military Homecoming
February 14, 2024

12:00 PM
Ware County, Georgia

February 16, 2024

1:00 PM to 8:00 PM
CC McCray City Auditorium
865 Pendleton Street
Waycross, GA 31501

Funeral Service
February 17, 2024

11:00 AM
Ware County Middle School Auditorium
2301 Cherokee Street
Waycross, GA 31503

Interment following funeral service
February 17, 2024

Oakland Cemetery
2410 Alice St.
Waycross, GA 31501


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