James Brandon

Saint Louis | Tuesday, October 25 2022 |

James “Bubba” Brandon, 41, died at 2:16 p.m. Tuesday, October 25, 2022, at Mercy South Hospital in St. Louis, MO.  Born August 25, 1981, in Gulf Port, MS, he was the son of the late Joseph Stanley and Carole Dawn (Russell) Brandon. 

James was a craftsman for Freds General Contracting in St. Louis, specializing in bathroom remodeling.  He was an avid motorcycle rider with the 314 Bike Life Group. 

Surviving is his children, Joseph James Brandon of East Alton, Isabella Sprinkle of Afton, MO, and Jamesynn Brandon of St. Louis.  Also, surviving are his fiancé’ Bekka Bowman of St. Louis, his best friend, Brittany Sherword of East Alton, a lifelong family friend, Candy Wilson of Wood River, a brother, Tom Irwin of Afton, and a half-sister, Kelsey Strebel of Jerseyville. 

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Joseph Christopher Brandon, and a sister, Jenny Jo Sutton. 

Visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the funeral service at 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 1, 2022, at Gent Funeral Home in Alton. 

Burial will be private. 

Online guestbook and information may be found at

Obit Provided By:
Gent Funeral Home

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