Photography

Henry Lee Sanders Jr

December 1, 1981 ~ October 27, 2019 (age 37)

Obituary

Henry Lee Sanders Jr born December 01, 1981 in Rockford, Il to Anita Romez Sanders and Henry Sanders Sr.  Henry attended Rockford Public Schools, and received his G.E.D.  Then later to attend Lincoln College with a perfect ACT score.  Henry excelled in Math and Science, he could fix anything especially electric.  

After leaving college in true Hawks fashion he wanted to be his own boss.  Henry was the owner of “Uptown Audio”  and several  tire and rim shops… and tire business in Rockford, and later he relocated to Atlanta and ran his own Audio and tire business and rented his luxury cars for photo shots and videos.  He was a volunteer coach for his sons football team and the team photographer.  He was a full time dad a role he took on 24/7.  Trenton Richard Sanders was his whole world, Henry departed earthly life Sunday October 27, 2019.  

He was predeceased in death by his maternal grandparents, Fannie Hawks Romez and George Christopher, and Etta Mae Ducksworth Sanders and David Sanders.


He is survived by his parents, Anita and Henry Sanders, Sisters, Maria Sanders, Angel Dowthard; brothers, Kevin Romez, Timothy Dowthard; his niece, Ohonesty Gonzalez and nephew, Malachi Romez; girlfriend, Tiffanie Pollard of Atlanta, Ga; special friend, Breanna Johnson of Atlanta, Ga Wyatt Hawkins of Rockford, IL; special cousins, Shala Thompson, Jennifer McKinzie, Kelly Romez, Ryan Rainey, Rachel Rainey, and Michelle Merriweather and his best cousin he told “they were not the Bosstest of him”  Terri, Tina and his girl, Tracy McIntosh and a host of Aunts and Uncles, cousins and friends.

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
November 5, 2019

9:01 AM to 11:00 AM
Miles Memorial C.M.E. Church
1035 Michigan Ave
Rockford, IL 61102

Funeral Service
Tuesday
November 5, 2019

11:00 AM
Miles Memorial C.M.E. Church
1035 Michigan Ave
Rockford, IL 61102

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