Former Taftian Robert Thomas Sanford, 76, died Monday morning in his home in Fresno. Sanford was a pioneer oil man on the West Side and worked local fields when Taft was known as Moron. He had been employed here for some time with the late W.J.Hollingsworth. Survivors include two sons, Robert Thomas Sanford, Jr., of Merced and James Lee Sanford of Bakersfield both former Taftians; two sisters, Maude Jamison of Fresno and Lonie Garrard of North Carolina; five grandchildren and other relatives. Funeral services will be held at the Lisle Funeral Home in Fresno tomorrow at 2:30 p.m.