SANDERS, Sr., Thomas A., age 74, born July 21, 1943 in Dayton, OH, passed away Monday, February 5, 2018. He retired from General Motors after 38 years of service. He was a member of Maranatha Christian Fellowship. Preceded in death by his parents, Roland and Annie Belle Sanders; sister, Beatrice Caldwell. He leaves to cherish his memory his son, Thomas A. Sanders Jr. of Cleveland, OH; daughters, Tammy L. Sanders and Dianna (Shawn) Menefee, both of Dayton; sisters, Lillie D. Bridges, Patricia (Timothy) Cole, Pamela Thomas; grandchildren, Tyler, Quentin, Imani, Thomas III and Luke; great grandchildren, Aubrey and KhiRon; a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral service will be held 12 noon Saturday, February 10, 2018 at the House of Wheat Funeral Home, Inc., 2107 N. Gettysburg Ave. Visitation 9 am-12 pm. Family will receive friends 11 am-12 pm.