Travis Lee Sanders, age 64, of Troy, AL., formerly of Destin, FL., passed away Tuesday, November 13, 2012, at his home in Troy, AL.
Funeral services for Travis will be at 2 p.m., Sunday, November 18,2012, at Green Hills Funeral Home in Troy, AL., with Rev. Rick Hayes officiating. Visitation will be Saturday evening, November 17, from 5 p.m., until 7 p.m., at the funeral home. The family will also receive friends from noon until service time on Sunday. Burial will follow at Green Hills Memorial Cemetery in Troy with Green Hills Funeral Home directing.
Travis was born in Albertville AL. and raised in McComb, Mississippi . He was the founder and president of Surge Suppression Incorporated, a worldwide company headquartered in Destin, FL. and a loving father of two.
Travis had an extremely nurturing and giving spirit and was an avid lover of animals, deep sea fishing and cruising on his boat in the Caribbean Islands. He had an ever-growing love for his new home in Troy and will be profoundly missed by his family and friends.
Travis was preceded in death by his parents, Jack Sanders and Sarah Odell Haley. He is survived by his fiancée, Robin Eubanks; one daughter, Sarah Nicole Sanders; one son, Tristan Lee Sanders; one brother, Ricky Sanders; and many other lifelong friends.
In memory of Travis, contributions can be made to the Military Order of Purple Hearts at P.O. Box 242812, Montgomery, AL., 36124-2812, or to Lyman Ward Military Academy, P.O. Box 550, Camp Hill, AL., 36850.
Friends and family can leave condolence message or order flowers at www.greenhillsfuneralhome.net. The staff of Green Hills Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Travis Lee Sanders.