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1 of 1 | Posted by: Donna Langston - Paragould, AR

William Franklin Branum, Jr. age 80, of Leachville, passed from this life Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at the Monette Manor Nursing Center. Born in Hornersville, MO to the late William F. and Virginia Mae Goff Branum he was a 1955 graduate of Arbyrd High School and had been an Arbyrd area resident for many years. He had lived in Leachville since 1990 where he owned and operated Branum's Electronic Services. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by 2 brothers, Phil Branum and Kermit Branum.

He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Betty Hamilton Branum of Leachville

Daniel Branum of Palm Springs, CA
David Branum of Summerville, SC
Donald Branum of Marmaduke, AR
Dennis Branum (Candi) of Paragould, AR

Cindy Pierce (Gerald) of Arbyrd, MO
Vicky Glueck (Roger) of Marmaduke, AR

He is also survived by 5 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.

Graveside Funeral Service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, March 8, 2018, at the Linwood Cemetery in Paragould with Rev. Mark Wheeler officiating. The family will receive visitors Thursday from 10-12 at the Howard Funeral Service Chapel in Leachville. Online guest register at www.howardfuneralservice.com

Funeral Home
Howard Funeral Service
201 E. 3rd Street Leachville, AR 72438
Tel. (870) 539-6357