He was born July 30, 1990, in Sikeston, Mo., son of Mark Lawrence Sides and Francesca Metz.
Sides was a student at Parkview State School in Cape Girardeau and a member of St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Chaffee.
Survivors include his parents of Chaffee; a brother, Joseph Metz; a sister, Lisa Poteete; paternal grandmother, Virginia Sides, all of Chaffee; and maternal grandfather, Frank Cook of St. Louis.
Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Saturday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee.
The funeral will be at 8 p.m. Saturday at the chapel, with the Rev. Ralph Duffner officiating.