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“I am so sorry to hear about Ms. Mary passing. She was without a doubt one of the sweetest women I have ever known. I am so sorry for your loss and...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Lisa Garner - Dacula, GA

“So sorry Cecil about your precious wife. Praying for you and your family. ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Tammy Esco - Auburn, GA - Friend

“sorry for your loss she was a great neighbor back in her young days in maysville the jerry ray family ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: linda ray - maysville, GA

“I am so sorry for your loss. I know you will miss her terribly. I hope you find comfort in knowing that you have an angel watching over you now. ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Nancy Roberts - Port Orange, FL

“Cecil and family,You are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Mary was a precious lady and we are glad we got to know her. May...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Ned & Dolores Hughes - GA

“I will be praying for your familyMary was a wonderful God loving women and how wonderful to know she is in his presence now with no pain, sickness . ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Lynn Evans - Auburn, GA - Friend

“Lee and I are so sorry to hear of the passing of Mary... Losing our spouse/mother is so very hard to handle...Lee and I know this so very well. We...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Joan and Lee Ellington - WINDER, GA

“Mary was a dear lady and will be missed by all who knew her...Rest in Peace. Linda Hardy ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Linda Hardy - Winder, GA - Friend


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Mrs. Mary Sanders Highfield, age 72, of Winder, Georgia went to be with her Lord and Savior on August 21, 2017. Mary was born, May 22, 1945 in Commerce, Georgia to the late Arthur and Mamie Turpin Sanders. She was preceded by a Brother, J. T. Sanders. Mary had resided in Barrow County since 1984 and was a member of Whistleville Christian Church. She was a former owner of Badcock Furniture of Winder.

Surviving are Husband, Cecil Highfield of Winder, Georgia, Children, Keith (Stephanie) Highfield of Dacula, and Teresa Highfield (Ronnie) Wood of Athens, Georgia, Grandchildren, Ansleigh Shea Garrett, Kaitlyn Wood, Heather Hicks, Drew Highfield and Brett Highfield, Great Grandchildren, Lana Stallings and Eislee Hicks Brothers and Sisters, Bill Sanders of Maysville, Georgia, Mildred Garrison of Commerce, James Sanders of Pendergrass, Georgia, Betty Lee of Maysville, Georgia, and Hazel Landrum of Crawford, Georgia.

The Family will receive friends Wednesday, August 23, 2017 from 6:00 P. M. until 8:00 P. M. at the funeral home. A Funeral Service will be held Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 2:00 P. M. from the Chapel of Carter Funeral Home with Ray F. Fumea and Ray K. Fumea officiating. Interment will be in Barrow Memorial Gardens. Flowers are welcomed or memorials may be made to The Whistleville Christian Church Building Fund, 83 Patrick Mill Road, S. W., Winder, Georgia 30680