Reverend Dr. C. S. Sanders
Reverend Dr. C. S. Sanders went home to be with our Lord on Friday, September 4, 2020 at 10:12 PM in his home surrounded by family and close friends. Dr. Sanders was a legend in Greenville, the State, and Nation. He was known for his pastoral leadership of more than 60 years, 46 at the Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church in Greenville and 25 years of Chaplaincy at the South Carolina Department of Corrections. Dr. Sanders was a pioneering leader, having been a member, officer and strong supporter of the Historic Progressive National Baptist Convention, Inc. in Washington, DC since its founding. Dr. Sanders influenced the lives of many through his dedication and service to the cause of Christ by helping hurting humanity.