Beverly A. Saunders, 74

AUG. 4, 1938-JULY 19, 2013

July 19, 2013
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Beverly Ann Saunders, 74, of 18017 Mason Dixon Road in Hagerstown, Md., died Friday, July 19, 2013, at her home.

Born Aug. 4, 1938, in Washington County, Md., she was the daughter of the late George Washington and Mildred Irene Whitmore Jones.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John Frederick Saunders, on April 13, 2002.

She was a 1956 graduate of Hagerstown High School.

She attended Hagerstown Business College and had previously been employed as a secretary, retiring to be a loving mother and housewife for 55 years.

She is survived by three daughters, Belinda Kegarise and husband, Stanley, and Patricia "Sam" Zimmerman and significant other, William Bussard, all of Hagerstown, and Wanda Knable and husband, Timothy, of Clear Spring, Md.; one son, John F. Saunders II and companion, Beverly Morgan, of Hagerstown; one brother, Gary W. Jones of Hagerstown; 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Ronald Jones.

Funeral services will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The spiritual leader for the services will be her grandson, Jason. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown.

The family will receive friends Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

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