Carmen Helen “Polly” Branham, 86, of Cleveland, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, Feb. 8, 2013.
She was the daughter of the late Edith McGill Lane and William Lane. She was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Walter Lee Branham; her grandson, Mitchell Branham; her brothers: Burke, Jack and Lester Lane; and her sister, Melba Lane Hickman.
Survivors include her sons: Lee Branham and his wife, Jimmie and Roger Branham and his wife, Peggy; her grandsons: Randy Branham and his wife, Kristi, Rusty Branham and his wife, Traci, Reggie Branham and his wife, Ashley, Clayton Branham and his wife, Kara; her granddaughters: Jeanie Branham and Tracy Branham Brewer; her great-grandsons: Cody, Hayden, Riley, Ethan, Zaden, Zanten and Clay Branham; her great-granddaughters: Katie and Zellah Branham; her brothers: Ray Lane and his wife, Betty, Glenn Lane, and Allen Lane and his wife, Sally; her sisters: Mary Lane Morgan and Willie Brock and her husband, Ed; her special niece, Sylvia Newell Beavers and her husband Julian; her sisters-in-law: Laphene Lane and Wanda Shannon; and several other nieces and nephews.
The Remembrance of Life service will be conducted at 1 p.m. today, Feb. 10, 2013, at the Wildwood Chapel of the Jim Rush Funeral Homes with George Warren officiating.
Interment will follow in the McInturf Cemetery in Meigs County with Randy Branham, Rusty Branham, Reggie Branham, Clayton Branham, Chris Beavers and Charles Lee Newell serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be great-grandsons: Cody, Hayden, Riley, Ethan, Zaden, Zanten and Clay Branham.
The family will receive friends from 11 until 1 p.m. today at the funeral home.
The memorial book may be viewed and signed at www.jimrushfuneralhomes.com.