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Clyde Edward Sanders

April 10, 1930 - October 26, 2019

Clyde Edward Sanders, 89, passed away on October 26, 2019 in Chesapeake, VA. He was born in South Carolina on April 10, 1930, to the late Douglas and Lina Sanders.

Clyde served his country in the United States Air Force as a young adult. He was an incredibly talented builder. He opened his own business, Clyde Sanders Construction Inc., where he built custom homes for 47 years. Clyde also knew how to unwind and have a good time with friends and family. He loved to dance and was a professional bowler as well.

Clyde was predeceased by his wife of 61 years, Mamie Sanders. Also gone before him were his siblings Bobby Sanders, Frank Sanders, and Lois Hoffman.

Left to cherish his memory are his children, Debra Hand(Gene), Clyde “Ed” Sanders, Jr.(Sandy), Donna Hagee(Doug), and Rhonda Walch(Richard). Clyde will also be remembered by his 7 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

A visitation will be held at Altmeyer Funeral Home-Chesapeake Chapel located at 929 S. Battlefield Blvd. from 6-7pm on October 29, 2019. A funeral service will be held at Knott’s Island United Methodist Church located at 677 Knotts Island Road, Knotts Island, NC on October 30, 2019, at 2pm. The interment will follow immediately after the service.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Chesapeake Chapel

929 Battlefield Blvd S
Chesapeake, VA 23322

Service Information

Date: Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Time: 2:00 pm


Knotts Island United Methodist Church

675 Knotts Island Road
Knotts Island , NC 27950

Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, October 30, 2019


Knotts Island Cemetery

Woodleigh Rd., Currituck County
Knotts Island, NC

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