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Raymond Lee ‘Pepper’ Sanford

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Funeral services for Raymond Lee “Pepper” Sanford Jr., 74, of Sulphur Springs will be conducted at noon Thursday, Aug. 22, at First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Pete Adrian and the Rev. Debbie Riggsby officiating. 

Visitation will be held from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, at West Oaks Funeral Home. 

Mr. Sanford died Friday, Aug. 16, 2013, at his residence. 

He was born Aug. 31, 1938, in Tulsa, Okla., to Raymond Lee and Myrtle Irene (Rinehart) Sanford. 

He was a member of First United Methodist Church, Stephen's Ministry and The Messenger's Class. 

He worked as a director of logistics for Plum Creek Timber in Montana. 

He was married to Rosemary for 22 years, and from that union they had one son and two daughters. In 1981, he married Sondra “Sandy” Sanford. She preceded him in death. 

Survivors include sons Scott Sanford and wife, Kimberly, of Frisco and Sam Carter and wife, Sabrina, of Mesquite; daughters Suzanne Sanford of Dallas and Stephanie Kaufert and husband, Bobby, of Sulphur Springs; sister SueAnn Darling and husband, Cliff, of Corpus Christi; and grandchildren Tanner Hux, Kyle Hux, Alex Hux, Kelsey Kaufert, Cameron Kaufert, John Bug Carter, Luke Carter and Jason Carter. 

He was also preceded in death by his parents and a son, Joe Carter. 

Arrangements are under the direction of West Oaks Funeral Home.

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