He was born Feb. 10, 1970, in Brownwood, Texas.
Kody passed away Sunday Oct. 7, 2007, at the Brownwood Regional Medical Center at the age of 37. He was a member of the Church of Christ.
He is survived by his mother Gale Saunders of Brownwood; one daughter Allyson Saunders of Tennessee; and three sisters, Kim Delgado of Brownwood, Kari Fraser of Brownwood and Sasha Saunders of Brownwood. Kody is also survived by his grandmother, Lila White and her husband Floyd; his two aunts, Brenda and Gary Chamberlain of Brown-wood, and Debbie and Tim Gause of Grand Prairie. Kody is survived by his special friend, Betty Jarvis of Brownwood. Kody is survived by a step-son, Ron Teague and his business partner, Austin Choate. He is survived by a niece, Erica Lewis; a nephew, Boomer Colmery; and a number of cousins.
He was preceded in death by his dad, Donnie Joe Saunders; grandfather, Jess Gowin; and a grandmother, Florence Saunders.
Kody was loved by many people and will be greatly missed.
Friends and relatives may sign Kody’s on-line guest book at heartlandfuneral home.net
Heartland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.