Mr. Alex Sanford, Jr., 92, of Wharton, passed away Jan. 11, 2021.

Mr. Sanford was born on Jan. 7, 1929 in Wharton to Alex and Eliza Jane Holloman Sanford, Sr.

Mr. Sanford was a machinist molder. 

He is survived by his son Claudell Sanford of Wharton; daughters: Brenda Oliver of Houston, and Carrie Sanford; 16 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and other relatives, friends, and family.

Services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 16 at Jerusalem Baptist Church, with burial at Jerusalem Cemetery, the Rev. C.L. Wallace officiating.


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