Mr. Brandon died of natural causes at 2:50 p.m. Sunday, May 1, 2011 at his home in Bumpus Mills, Tenn.
He was born March 22, 1922 in Stewart County, Tenn. to the late Newman Brandon and Tinnie Lou Penner.
He was a member and deacon of the Sandy Creek Baptist Church and was a retired farmer.
Mr. Brandon was preceded in death by his wife, Irelia Brandon.
He is survived by three brothers, O.D. Brandon of Hopkinsville, Harvey Brandon and Milton Brandon both of Indianapolis, Ind.; four sons, Sherman Brandon of Cerulean, Samuel Brandon of Bumpus Mills, Tenn., Frank Brandon (and wife Mettie) of Bumpus Mills, Tenn. and John Brandon (and wife Kyra) of Cadiz; two daughters, Almedea Wright (and husband Charles) of Cerulean and Frances White of Cadiz; 11 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.