Glenda L. Sanders, 75, was born January 9, 1943 in Georgetown, TX to Marcos and Isebell Brooks.
She passed away in Hobbs, NM on October 4, 2018.
Glenda was the first female officer to service with the Lea County Sheriff Department. She was one of the original security officers at the WIPP site. Glenda loved animals, especially horses. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother.
She is survived by her husband, Jon Sanders of Hobbs, her children; Jon Sanders, Jr. (Dawnya), Judy King and Bill, Frances Plusquellic all of Hobbs, Wayne Sanders (Lisha) of Limestone, Maine, Donna Pinkston (Terry) of San Antonio, TX, Terry Nichols (Tim) of Deming, NM, Tina Sanders of Portales, NM and Renea Atkinson of Las Vegas, Nevada, numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a daughter, Margaret French.
We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers for your family.
Travis and Connie TeagueHobbs, NM
REST IN PEACE MY FRIEND. MARITA AND I WILL MISS YOU. I WAS PROUD TO WORK WITH YOU. GOD BLESS
KEVIN BURNAMHOBBS, NM
I had glenda since I was a little girl I called her my aunt glenda I will miss her
Melisa correa (Bertrand)Hobbs, NM
Thank you for always being there for my mom. I'm so grateful and I love you for that, and for so many other reasons.
Pamela BeasleyHobbs, NM