Funeral services for Bradley Steven Sanders, 32, Bakersfield, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at the Langston Street Chapel of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mr. Sanders died at 12:40 p.m., Monday, May 12, 2014, at St. Paul, Minnesota.
Bradley was the son of Sharon and Cory Bassham. He was born March 29, 1982, at West Plains, Missouri and graduated from Bakersfield High School with the Class of 2000. On July 17, 2007, he was married at Ocho Rios, Jamaica, to Stephanie Lester and to this union two beautiful boys were born, Hayden Reece Sanders and Harlen Reed Sanders. Brad was such a loving son, husband and a wonderful father to his beautiful sons. He was deeply loved by all of his family and friends. He had a great sense of humor and could make anyone laugh. He was soft hearted, but would stand up for what he believed in; and was an honest, caring and generous man. Brad enjoyed every part of the outdoors from fishing and hunting to simply just being outside with his boys. He enjoyed music and was a great guitar player. Brad was his son’s hero; they adored their daddy. He was loved much and will be missed very much.
He is survived by his wife, Stephanie Sanders, of the family home; two children, Hayden Reece Sanders and Harlen Reed Sanders, both of the family home; his parents, Sharon and Cory Bassham; two sisters, Lauren Sanders and Lindsey Bassham, both of West Plains, Missouri; one brother, Garrett Bassham, West Plains, Missouri; grandparents, Nelson and Kay Bassham, Moko, Arkansas; father-in-law and mother-in-law, John and Terena Lester, Bakersfield, Missouri; brother-in-law, Troy Lester and wife, Lia, Bakersfield, Missouri; and many other family and friends .
His grandparents Nelson and Donna Collins precede him in death.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Tuesday at the Langston Street Chapel of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Bakersfield Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to charity of choice, and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.