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Carl Clifford Saunders, Jr.

November 10, 1954 ~ March 28, 2021 (age 66)


Carl Clifford Saunders, Jr., 66, of Franklinville, died Sunday, March 28, 2021 at his residence.

Funeral Services, 11:00 AM, Thursday, April 1, 2021, at Deep River Baptist Church, Ramseur.

Officiating, Rev. Tim Strider.

Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Carl was a native and lifelong resident of Randolph County. He worked as a machinist for Kennametal, Inc. Carl was a member of Deep River Baptist Church in Coleridge. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend. Carl was preceded in death by his parents, Carl and Pauline Kidd Saunders.

Survivors: wife, Robin Saunders, of the home, daughter, Amy Thayer, and husband, Josh, of Asheboro, son, Carl Clifford "Chip" Saunders, III, and wife Amanda, of Jacksonville, FL, grandchildren, Christian Aaron Kinney, Noah Reid Thayer, Aiden Cole Thayer, Jackson Nolan Saunders.

The body will lie in repose on Wednesday March 31, 2021, from noon until 5 PM at the Loflin Funeral Home.

Condolences may be made online at

Arrangements by Loflin Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ramseur.

Memorials may be made to Deep River Baptist Church, P.O. Box 846, Ramseur, NC 27316 or Hospice of Randolph, 416 Vision Dr., Asheboro, NC 27203.


To send flowers to Carl's family, please visit our floral store.

Funeral Service


The body will Lie in Repose
March 31, 2021

12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Loflin Funeral Home and Cremation Services
147 COLERIDGE RD./P. O. Box 525
Ramseur, NC 27316

Funeral Service
April 1, 2021

11:00 AM
Deep River Baptist Church
4095 Deep River Church Rd.
Ramseur, NC 27316

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