Mrs. Sarah Ann Sanford DeFoor

Mrs. Sarah Ann Sanford DeFoor, 83, of Fayetteville, died Friday, Nov. 25, 2016, at her residence in Fayetteville.

She was born May 29, 1933, in Ellijay, to the late Burt Sanford and Lona Barnes Sanford. She was a member of Crossroads Baptist Church in Ellijay and worked for Davenport Hosiery Mills. 

She is preceded in death by husband, J.S. DeFoor. 

She is survived by daughter and son-in-law, Hilda and John Goins, of Fayetteville; grandchildren, Jillian and Aaron Rafter, James Goins, all of Fayetteville; great-grand daughters, Marlee and Livia Rafter; sister and brother-in-law, Geraldine and Cecil DeFoor, of Ellijay; sisters-in-law, Virginia Sanford, Pat Sanford and Judy Sanford, all of Ellijay; and a host of special nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. Monday, Nov. 28, 2016, from the Crossroads Baptist Church with the Rev. Lamar Beason, the Rev. Jamie Dotson and the Rev. Billy Dotson officiating. 

Music was by Sherry Davis and the Crossroads Baptist Church Choir. 

Interment followed in the Crossroads Baptist Church Cemetery. 

Pallbearers were Wendell DeFoor, Dewell Sanford, Ricky Boyd, Doc Smith, Keith Crump, Tracey James and James DeFoor.

Condolences can be made at

Logan Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Times Courier

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1076
Ellijay, GA. 30540

Phone: 706-635-4313
Fax: 706-635-7006