Carey Marie (Cody) Sanders

May 8, 1971 ~ May 12, 2020 (age 49)

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FAYETTEVILLE, NC - Carey Marie Sanders, 49, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 12, 2020. Carey was born on May 8, 1971 in Endicott, NY and she was raised in Owego, NY.

She is survived by her husband of 24 years and counting, Roosevelt Sanders; her three children, Jordan and wife, Jamie Cody, Brittani Cody and fiancé, Kiemont Garrett, and Jadell Sanders; her five sisters, Donna Rogers, Christine and husband, Donald Swartz, Mindi and husband, Rich Goodwin, Rachel Cody, and Dorothy Ross; her three brothers, Chuck and wife, Katrina Chrysler, Jason Miller, and Paul Cody; three stepbrothers; David, Brian and Scott Drake; stepfather, Earl Houseknecht; mother-in-law, Catherine Sanders; stepmother, Lynette Cody; grandmother, Irene Barrett; two uncles, Mike and wife, Laura Miller and Gary Miller; five beloved grandchildren; Marlee, Cameron and Jordan Jr. Cody, Kiemoni and Kierson Garrett and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. 

She was predeceased by her mother, Betty Houseknecht; her father, Terry L. Cody Sr.; grandparents, Glenn and Mabel Miller; grandfather, Laverne Cody; one sister, Cynthia Haines; two brothers, Terry L. Cody Jr. and Michael Cody; aunt, Bonnie; seven uncles, William, Albert, Ronald and Donald Miller, Carlton, Chester and Richard Cody. 

Carey loved being surround by her family and many special friends. She enjoyed crocheting, sewing, and cooking and baking. She loved time spent playing, laughing, and singing with her grandchildren. She captured every moment she could by taking tons of pictures! Her unique smile and love will be deeply missed.

A Memorial Service was held at her home on Sunday, May 17th, 2020 at 2 PM.

Thank you for being a wonderful Mother, Wife, Daughter, Sister and Friend. May you roam heaven walking freely with your beloved family and your beloved Delilah.

Until We Meet Again.

We love you Forever!

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