Betty Jo (Holmes) Saunders, 83, of Uniontown, PA passed away suddenly and peacefully at the Uniontown Hospital on Thursday, October 14, 2021. She was born daughter of the late Dison (DH) Holmes and Mallissa Brown Holmes in Edenborn, PA on October 23, 1937. She and her daughter, Andrena, celebrate the same birthday.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings: Joseph Holmes, Curtis L. Holmes, Gloria Jean Holmes, Richard S. Holmes, and William B. Holmes.
Left to cherish her memory was her husband and love of her life for 63 years, Amos Saunders, who passed away two days after her death; their children, Amos (Donna) R. Saunders Jr., Michael A. Saunders, both of Uniontown, PA, James (Val) Saunders of Gaithersburg, MD, Melissa M. Saunders of Frederick, MD, Andrena B. Daniels of Uniontown, PA., and Traci Gathers of Charlotte, NC; Amos’ siblings: Walter Saunders of Tampa, FL, Nancy Saunders, of Alexandria, VA, Almeta Saunders, of Warner Robins, GA, Elenora Dean, of Silver Springs, MD and Timothy Harvin, of Upper Marlboro, MD; 19 Grandchildren, 25 Great-grandchildren, and 5 Great-great-grandchildren, as well as a host of other relatives and friends, and a very special friend and Sister in Christ, Ms. Gladene Jacobs.
Professional Services are entrusted to Lantz Funeral Home, Inc., 297 E. Main St, Uniontown, PA. Friends will be received Faith Assembly of GOD, 690 Morgantown Rd, Uniontown, PA 15401 on Tuesday, October 26, 2021 – Viewing from 11 am to 1 pm followed by the funeral services. Interment will immediately follow at Edenborn Cemetery.
Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, masks are required to attend!