Carole Ann Sanders, 78, Founder of Animals Angels Sanctuary and Retired American Airlines Flight Attendant, passed away on Saturday, January 6, 2018, following a brain aneurysm. Carole found joy in her 40 year career as a flight attendant, but her real passion was always for animals. In 1993, she proudly founded the non-profit rescue organization, Animals Angels Sanctuary, in Jacksboro, Texas. It was Carole’s fervent desire that her legacy would continue for years to come and she hand-picked Beth Kelley to succeed her as President of Animal Angels.
A Celebration of Carole’s Life will be held on Sunday, February 25, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at MiCocina Restaurant, 509 Main Street, Fort Worth, Tx. 76102
Carole is survived by her spouse, Nita Burgoon; Beth and Matthew Kelley; grandchildren, Mattison Duncan and Lilly Kelley; three brothers and their wives: Mike Sanders and Phyllis Colatosti, Phil and Teresa San ders, Steve and Myrene Sanders; nephews, Michael, Adam, David, Justin “Red” Sanders and niece Whitney Junot as well as many great nephews, great niece, cousins, friends and the many rescued animals that she loved. Carole was preced in death by her parents, Wilburn Connaly “Bill” Sanders and Dorothy Mae McNutt Sanders and her niece Fawn Sanders Cave.
Memorial Donations may be made to Animal Angels Sanctuary, P.O. Box 336, Jacksboro, Texas 76458 or through website animalangelstexas.org.
Brown Owens & Brumley Family Funeral Home
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