Patricia Ann Sanders, 74, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 7, 2014. Born Dec. 7, 1940, Mrs. Sanders lived most of her life in Birmingham, Ala., and her most recent years have been spent in Barnesville, Ga. She enjoyed gardening, and had a love for animals. Dear to her most of all was her family. Mrs. Sanders was preceded in death by her daughter, Regina E. Sanders; sisters, Panzy Cherry and Peggy Brooks; and parents, Charles and Eloise Donaldson.She is survived by her husband, Robert F. Sanders; son, Michael R. McRee (Michele); brother, Charles A. Donaldson (Carol); sisters-in-law, Margaret Rasp and Helen Johnson; grandchildren, Shannon R. Kelly, Amanda K. McRee, Aron L. McRee, Christopher Scoggins and Natalie Scoggins; and great-grandchildren, Kiley Hearn, Peyton Hearn, Reagan Kelly and Kymber McRee. Mrs. Sanders is also survived by many nieces, nephews and other loved ones.Pat’s life will be celebrated at a graveside service at 2 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015 at Southern Heritage Cemetery. The family will receive friends at a visitation Wednesday evening from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m.