Brandi June “Callahan” Mathews
25, a resident of Osage Beach, Missouri, left this earth to enter her Heavenly home January 8, 2009. She was born November 1, 1983 in Columbia, Missouri, to Mark and Deanna Callahan.
Brandi lived most of her grade school years in Camdenton, Missouri. She then moved to Lincoln, Arkansas where she attended High School. Brandi was attending State Fair Community College in Osage Beach, Missouri, at the time of her death. Brandi was baptized at the First Baptist Church in Stover, Missouri, and also attended the Church of Christ in Camdenton, Missouri.
Brandi was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, Lee Herman Collins of Lincoln, Arkansas; paternal grandparents, Richard Sr and Norma June Callahan; paternal great grandparents, Norman (Jock) and Velma Burgess; maternal great grandparents, T.E. and Melodise Hale and Cecil and Claries Collins;
Survivors include her husband, Bobby Mathews; one son, which she loved very much, Caleb Mathews. Her mother and step father, Deanna and Dennis Roberts; her father, Mark Callahan of Osage Beach, Missouri, stepmother, Trish Callahan of Stover, Missouri. Her mother and father in law, Trudy and Roy Davis of Slick, Oklahoma; one brother, Colby Callahan of Iberia, Missouri; half brother, Ethan Callahan and two step sisters, Sara Forsythe and Megan Foushee of Stover, Missouri; maternal grandmother, Carol Collins of Lincoln, Arkansas; Caleb’s grandmother, Barbara Taylor of Mounds, Oklahoma. Brandi has numerous Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews, Cousins and many friends. We all loved her very much and will greatly miss her.
She was a victim of murder. She was actually missing since Sept 2006.