Johnnie Sanders, 64, of Idabel, OK passed away October 31, 2013. Johnnie was born on October 15, 1948 to Leonard and Flora Sanders in Harris Oklahoma. Upon birth, he was diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy which is a disorder usually caused by brain damage occurring at or before birth and marked by muscular impairment. Though Johnnie never walked or talked, he went everywhere he needed to go and he had everything he needed. Leonard and Flora Sanders made a conscience decision to never send Johnnie to an institution or a convalescent home. Johnnie has always stayed home and was cared for by his parents and different home health care providers. After the death of both parents, his Sister, Lela Faye acknowledged the wishes of her Father and began to care for her brother, which she honored until his death. Johnnie was preceded in death by his parents, Leonard and Flora Sanders, and two brothers, Cotis and Hershey Sanders. He leaves to cherish his memory his brothers and sisters: Herman Sanders (Antoinette) of Edmond, Ok, Lela Grant of Idabel, Ok, Versie Sanders of Denison, TX, William Sanders (Chris) of Harris, Ok, Leonard Sanders Jr (Janet) of Fayetteville, NC, Wilma Sanders of Denison, TX, and Teressa Hunter (Larry) of OKC, Ok. His memory will also be carried on and cherished by his Aunts: Murlee Lee, Ronnie Moore and Vernia Moore; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.Cemetery:Oak Grove Cemetery, Harris, OK \nTo send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Johnnie Sanders, please visit our floral store.