He was born in Roswell, on Dec. 17, 1949, to Earl (Sandy) and Thelma Irene (Adams) Sanders. Tommy was an auto body repairman and mechanic by trade who loved tinkering with cars.
Tommy’s sister, Gloria J. Sanders Huff, preceded him in death on Oct. 10, 2013.
Tommy is survived by his three daughters: Deven Price, of Phoenix, Ariz., Stacia Pearce, of Roswell, and Breanna Evans, of Artesia. He is also survived by two granddaughters: Haylee and Khloe; nephew, Howard H. Huff; niece, Bobby J Taylor-Triche, and her husband, Nilton; numerous aunts and cousins.
Tommy had a love for stockcar and dragstrip racing, as well as riding motorcycles. He was loved and will be greatly missed by many.