Katie Lee Sanders, 80, of the Briensburg community died Saturday at Oakview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.
She was born Aug. 15, 1933, to Edward J. and Essye Lee (Fryar) Duren in Red River County, near Clarksville, Texas. A former employee of the U.S. Postal Service, she graduated from Lutcher Stark High School in Orange, Texas, in 1950.
A longtime resident of West Paducah, she returned to western Kentucky in 2005.
She is survived by a son, David Green of Benton; brothers George Duren of Benton and Kyle Duren of West Paducah; granddaughters Kelly Palmer and Amy Forsee, both of Kirksey, Ky.; and seven great-grandchildren.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Arthur M. Green, and second husband, Thomas Edward Sanders.
No services will be held.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Legion, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, the local Humane Society or animal shelter or the charity of the giver’s choice.