Brody Sanders

Posted 8/9/22

Brody Frederick Sanders, 16, of Paris, passed away at 2:10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, 2022, in the emergency room of Horizon Health Paris Community Hospital. He was a junior at Paris High School.

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Brody Sanders

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Brody Frederick Sanders, 16, of Paris, passed away at 2:10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, 2022, in the emergency room of Horizon Health Paris Community Hospital. He was a junior at Paris High School.

A service celebrating his life is10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, at Lake Ridge Christian Church, with Pastor Chris Wilbur officiating. Burial follows in Edgar Cemetery. Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 12, at Templeton Funeral Home.

Mr. Sanders was born July 21, 2006, in Terre Haute, Ind., the son of Brock R. Sanders and Shea Carty.

Survivors include his parents, Brock Sanders and Tiffanie Woodworth of Paris; his grandmother, Kim (Mitchell) Hackett of Paris; his great-grandparents, Evie and Roger Calles and Irene Carty all of Clinton, Ind.; a brother and sister, Beau and Ryker Sanders at home; two uncles, Cody (Melissa) Sanders and Brandon Sanders both of Paris; his cousins, Zoe, Emma, Leah and Ali Sanders; as well as his faithful blue tick hound, Luke.

He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Fred Sanders; and great-grandparents, Charles and Bessie Switzer and Larry Carty.

Mr. Sanders excelled in athletics throughout his time at Mayo Middle School and Paris High School. He played basketball and football during middle school and high school and was a member of FFA at PHS. However, all who knew him knew that his true passion was baseball.

In addition to the Mayo Redbirds and Paris Tigers teams, he traveled with the Indiana Junior Sycamores, the Casey C-I Outlaws and the Paris Pirates. He was very proud of having earned the award for Pitcher of the Year all three years of middle school and his first two years of high school. He considered his teammates his family and was looking forward to making baseball an important part of his future.

Mr. Sanders will be remembered as a loyal, loving, and protective son, brother and friend.

Online condolences at www.TempletonFuneralHome.com.