John B. Sandlin, 83, of Marion, AL passed away Saturday, April 16, 2016, in Panama City, FL. John was born in Guin, AL but lived most of his life in Marion, AL where he was a businessman for many years. He was a 57 year member of the Siloam Baptist Church and enjoyed hunting, fishing and playing dominoes. John was preceded in death by his parents, John and Essie Sandlin and six brothers and sisters.Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Carolyn Douglas Sandlin; his sons Scott Sandlin (Christine) of Panama City, FL and David Sandlin (Melanie) of The Rock, GA; four grandchildren, Scott Sandlin, Jr., Elizabeth Sandlin Tucker, Jonathan Sandlin and John M. Sandlin and a great-grandson, Davis Tucker.Funeral Services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at the Kent-Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. John Nicholson officiating. Entombment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Siloam Baptist Church in memory of John B. Sandlin.Kent-Forest Lawn, 2403 Harrison Avenue, Panama City, FL 32405, 850-763-4694, www.kentforestlawn.com.