Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

Obituaries

January 16, 2014

Louis D. Brandon Jr.

Louis D. Brandon Jr., 84, was born July 4, 1929 in Corsicana to the parentage of the late Louis D. Brandon Sr. and Mary Agnes Brantley Brandon. He attended the Corsicana School District.

Louis D. Brandon Jr. was a member of the D.A.D.S booster club at Jackson High. He worked at the Corsicana Laundry for 10 years. Then he worked for Mr. John Wheelock for 20 years, where he retired.

Louis confessed a faith in Christ in his early life and united with the Renfro Chapel Church of God in Christ.

He met and married Cora L. Glenn Brandon on Jan. 22, 1949 and they were blessed with three sons; Louis D. Brandon III, Samuel E. Brandon, and Darrell A. Brandon Sr.

The Angel of Silence entered into his life Monday, Jan. 13, 2014. Louis D. Brandon Jr. was preceded in death by his brothers, Joe Nathan Brandon and Nathaniel Brandon Sr.; his sisters, Fannie Brandon, Victoria Turner, Dorothy Jones, and Pearl Franklin; his mother-in-law Mary Cook Glenn and father-in-law Pink Glenn, brothers-in-law Judge Glenn and Howard Glenn, and sister-in-law Ruth Jones.

Louis D. Brandon Jr. leaves to cherish his memory his devoted and loving wife of 64 years, Cora L. Glenn Brandon of Corsicana; three sons, Louis D. Brandon III (Natalie) of Granada Hills, Calif.; Samuel E. Brandon (Mellie) and Darrell A. Brandon Sr. (Lecretia), all of Corsicana. He has two brothers, James H. Brandon (Bessie), and Jerry Brandon (Delores), both of Corsicana, and a sister, Ada B. Johnson of Denver, Colo.; six grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

Funeral services are 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 at the Greater Love Outreach Fellowship Church, located at 720 East Park Avenue, Corsicana.  Interment will follow at Woodland Cemetery. Arrangements by Ross and Johnson Mortuary.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Ima Jean Turns Kattner Ima Jean Turns Kattner

    Jean Kattner, 87, of Copperas Cove passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014 in Copperas Cove.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ronald Merle Jensen Ronald Merle Jensen

    Ronald Merle Jensen, 70, of Hewitt, passed away Friday, July 25, 2014 at a local hospital.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Dora 'Velma' Whittenberg Dora 'Velma' Whittenberg

    Dora “Velma” Ward Whittenberg passed away Friday, July 25, 2014, in Corsicana, Texas where she had made her home with her daughter.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Loree Shaver Loree Shaver

    Loree Shaver, 63, of Powell passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014 at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Marian Elizabeth Turner Marian Elizabeth Turner

     Marian Elizabeth Turner, 72, of Corsicana passed away Thursday, July 24, 2014 at the Twilight Home in Corsicana.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • W. D. 'Jack' Owens W. D. 'Jack' Owens

    W.D. (Jack) Owens went to his Heavenly home on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at Heritage Oaks Retirement Village.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Mae Lynn Gannon Mae Lynn Gannon

    Mae Lynn Gannon, 88, passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014 with her daughter Lisa by her side.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Death Notices for 7-25-14

    Valli Rose Martin, 96, of Kerens, passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at the Trisun Care Center.

    July 24, 2014

  • Emmie Jean Wardell Emmie Jean Wardell

    Emmie Jean Wardell, 66, of Dawson, passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014 in Mexia leaving behind her husband, Bert F. Wardell, Jr, many cousins and friends.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Barry Snider Barry Snider

    Barry Snider, 65, of Fairfield passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo