Malissa Rucker Sanders was born 9 May 1841 in Banks County, Georgia to Azmon Rucker (1813-1863) and Rebecca Brooks (1819-) . She married Matthew H Sanders (1836-1864) 21 March 1856 in Franklin County, Georgia.
Malissa (or Millissa) Rucker and her husband Matthew H Sanders (1836-1864) had several relatives from Banks County GA that served together in the Civil War.
|Offspring of Malissa Rucker Sanders and Matthew H Sanders (1836-1864)|
|George Sanders (1858-)|
|Minyard Sanders (1860-)|
|Lucinda Sanders (1862-)|