Spencer Lee Brandon

Spencer Lee Brandon, 77, of Chanute, KS, passed away on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 in Chanute, KS. Spencer was born on April 17, 1942 in Chanute, KS the son of Buddy Brandon and Erma McDowell.  

Spencer married Janice Fisher in 1961 and they later divorced. On December 10, 1982, he married Donna (Sturdivan) Childers in Paola, KS; she survives him at the home. Spencer worked as a lineman and later the head of the electric meter department for the City of Chanute until his retirement. He enjoyed fishing and doing yard work and he took pride in how his yard looked. When he was younger, he loved to race cars and then later enjoyed collecting old cars. He was a lifetime member of the Elks and was a member of the Otterbein United Methodist Church in Chanute.

Spencer is survived by his

Wife: Donna Brandon; Children: Tim Brandon and wife, Tammy, of Sand Springs, OK, Tammy Schillings and husband, Pat, of Tulsa, OK, Todd Brandon of Chanute, KS, Mark Childers and wife, Susie, of Chanute, KS, Marsha Bryon and husband, Tom, of Leewood, KS, Kim Childers and wife, Kim, of Louisburg, KS, Karen Martin and fiancé Phillip Stich of Chanute, KS; Siblings: Barbara Meador of Raymore, MO, Laura Brandon of Bartlesville, OK, Dean Brandon and wife, Andrea, of Woodland Shores, OK; Sister-in-Law: Nancy Brandon; 23 Grandchildren; Numerous Great-Grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents, sister, Shirley Brandon and brother, Wayne Brandon.

Cremation has been requested. A memorial service will be on Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at 11 am at Otterbein United Methodist Church in Chanute, KS. Online condolences may be left at:  www.countrysidefh.com.

The family suggests memorials to be made to USD 413 Foundation Chanute High School Wrestling or FireEscape Coffeehouse and may be left with or mailed to the funeral home. Arrangements have been entrusted to Countryside Funeral Home, 101 N. Highland, Chanute, KS 66720.

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