Surviving are his wife, Tippy Sanford; sons-Colter Sanford, Chattoogaville, Tyler, Summerville; four grandchildren, sister, Dixie Messer, Cedar Bluff, brothers, Sam Sanford, Cedar Bluff, D.C. Sanford, Jamestown, Ala., and several nieces and nephews.
Mr. Sanford was the son of the late Cicero and Rena Ward Sanford.
A Private Funeral service will be held at a later date. The family will receive friends Sunday, October 7th, from 3 until 5 pm at the residence on Holland-Chattoogaville Road, Lylerly. Earle Rainwater Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.