MALDEN -- Brandon Lee Morales, 13, died Aug. 15, 2008, at Poplar Bluff.
Born May 29, 1995, in Poplar Bluff, son of Fernando Morales of Aurora, Ill., and Trina Kay Slavings of Malden, he lived most of his life in the Malden area and was of the Baptist belief.
In addition to his parents, survivors include: his stepfather, Ryan Loberg of Malden; three brothers, Joseph Morales and Michael Morales of Aurora and Antonio Morales of Poplar Bluff; two sisters, Desiree Morales of McCrory, Ark. and Alyssa Morales of Poplar Bluff; paternal grandparents, Elida Bustanante of Aurora and Benito Morales of Houston; and maternal grandparents, Mike and Peggy Slavings of Malden.
Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. today at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter, where services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday with the Rev. Jerry Chaney of Malden officiating. Visitation will continue Wednesday at the Dieterlie Memorial Home in Montgomery, Ill., where services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday.
Burial will be in the Mount Olivet Cemetery in Aurora.