ORANGEBURG -- Leonard A. “Red” Sanford, 79 of Orangeburg passed away Friday, Dec. 7, 2018, at the Regional Medical Center in Orangeburg.
The funeral will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, at Thompson Funeral Home Chapel in Orangeburg.
The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday before the service at the funeral home.
Burial will follow at Crestlawn Memorial Gardens in Orangeburg.
Mr. “Red” was born March 5, 1939, in Cameron, the son of the late Aquilla Sanford and the late Maggie Estelle Kemmerlin Sanford. He was a member of Bethany Baptist Church and was retired from Frigidaire Home Products. He was preceded in death by his wife Brenda Kay Sanford; a daughter, Darla Mack; a son, Allen Sanford; two sisters, Betty Poston and Faye Carson also by 2 brothers, Tom Sanford and Norwood O'Neal Sanford; and a grandson, Nicholus Sanford and by a great-grandson, Bailey Endsley.
Survivors include two sons, Charles and Lynn Sanford of Orangeburg; Matthew and Bonnie Sanford of St. George; 15 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; a sister, Margaret Binnicker of Beach Island.
Friends may call at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Bethany Baptist Church, 125 Bethany Drive, Orangeburg, SC 29115.
Please sign the family's online guest book at www.thompsonfh.net.