Body of second brother recovered from Tennessee River

Brothers Jeremiah and Jacob Sanders (Photo courtesy FB)

Brothers Jeremiah and Jacob Sanders (Photo courtesy FB)

ROCK PILE-(SHOALS INSIDER)-Authorities have confirmed to the Shoals Insider that the second missing fisherman was found this afternoon on the Tennessee River after an exhaustive two-week search.

Family members of Jeremiah “Jim” Sanders, were notified shortly after 4:00 pm of the recovery.

Several agencies participated in the two-week long search for Jim and Jake Sanders who went missing the night of March 2nd after they didn’t return home from a fishing trip.

Their damaged boat and life preservers were recovered on March 3rd under the Singing River Bridge.

More details as they develop.

**As we are, please keep the Sanders and the Velcro Pygmie Family in your thoughts and prayers.**

Shoals Insider


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