A. Paulette Sanders, 73, passed away Friday, Jan. 6, 2017. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Biggers Funeral Home. She spent a big portion of her life in Abilene as the owner of Buddy's Rod and Tackle Shop. She was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin L. Sanders. Survivors: Son, John Sanders and wife, Gail; three grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren.