CAVE CITY – Debra Sue Sanders, 60, passed away Friday, May 12, 2023, at her residence following a brief illness. A native of Jefferson County, she was the daughter of Doris Jean Clark Emberton and the late Arnold Lewis Emberton. Debbie has been employed as a secretary at T J Samson Community Hospital for more than 26 years. She is a member of St. Helen’s Catholic Church.
In addition to her mother Doris Jean Emberton, she is survived by her husband, Mark Sanders; two children, Lauren Moseley, and Ethan Sanders; three sisters, Sandy Byrd (Steve), Donna Morgan (Kevin), and Janet Hunley (William); and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by one brother, Clifton Ray Emberton.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 16, 2023, at the Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in the Hiseville Cemetery. Visitation will be after 2:00 p.m. Monday and continue Tuesday morning at the funeral home. Alternate expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Cancer Society or St. Helen’s Catholic Church.