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Brice Sidney Sanders, American bishop. Ordained to ministry.

Background

Sanders, Brice Sidney was born on October 15, 1930 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Son of Walter Richard and Agnes Mortimer (Jones) Sanders.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Vanderbilt University, 1952; Master of Sacred Theology, Episcopal Division School, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1955; honorary Doctor of Divinity, Virginia Theological Seminary, 1980; honorary Doctor of Divinity, U. South, Sewanee, Tennessee, 1984.

Career

Rector, St. James Church, Union City, Tennessee, 1955-1958; Rector, Good Shepherd Church, Knoxville, 1958-1961; Rector, Eastern Shore Chapel, Virginia Beach, Virginia, 1961-1970; associate dean, Virginia Theological Seminary, Alexandria, 1970-1975; dean, St. Andrews Cathedral, Jackson, Mississippi, 1975-1979; bishop, Diocese of East Carolina, Kingston, North Carolina, since 1979.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry.

Connections

Married Nancy Elizabeth Robinson, August 22, 1953. Children– Richard Evan, Robert Wesley, Lynne Elizabeth.

father:
Walter Richard Sanders

mother:
Agnes Mortimer (Jones) Sanders

spouse:
Nancy Elizabeth Robinson

child:
Robert Wesley Sanders

child:
Lynne Elizabeth Sanders

child:
Richard Evan Sanders