Saundra Laverne Grant Hall, 75, died peacefully at her home in Oak Ridge, Tennessee on March 22, 2022.

She was born in Chattanooga on January 7, 1947, to Wesley Alfred Jones and Leona Elsea Grant. Saundra loved God, her family and friends, reading, cooking, fishing and camping.

She was predeceased by her parents, Alfred and Leona; stepfather, Charles M. Grant; son, Mark Anthony Ellis; sisters, Darlene Reed and Elsie Grant; son-in-law, John Rains; grandchildren, Jessica Dickinson, Cheyenne Payne and Benjamin Cross, as well as the fathers of her children, Larry Hall and Jerry Payne.

Saundra is survived by her children and their spouses, Melissa (Kevin) Powell of Harriman, TN; Pam (Nathan) Riddle of Graysville, TN, Candy Rains and Mary Ellen Hall, both of Harrison, TN; Moses (Sarah) Payne of Oak Ridge, TN, and Amanda (Juan) Pardo of Dayton, TN; siblings, Michael Grant, Brenda Wooten, Lake (Judy) Jones, William (Lucy) Jones, Linda Daniels and Rita Thomas; twenty-one grandchildren; twenty-nine great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and special family friends.

The family will receive friends Thursday, March 24 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Turner Funeral Home on Highway 58. A funeral service will follow at 3 p.m. with Wesley Maulden officiating.

The burial will be private.

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Arrangements are being made by Turner Funeral Home, Highway 58 Chapel, 423 622-3171.