Jackie L. Branscum, age 59 New Castle resident, passed away Friday August 23, 2013 at his residence.
He was born August 15, 1954 in Sydney, Ohio a son of the late James O. and Iva Lee Branscum. He was a New Castle resident most of his life, was a Carpenter, and had worked in construction most of his life.
He had served with the Indiana Army National Guard from 1980 – 1984, and served with the National Guard in Germany. He loved family activities, and enjoyed the outdoors and fishing.
Left to cherish his loving memory include: his companion Joyce Branscum Langdon, four children; Amanda Branscum (companion Mike Smith) of New Castle, Jacky Boyd (husband Danny) of New Castle, Gary Lucas Branscum (companion Sara Thornton) of New Castle, Christy Flynn of Indiana, two step-children; J.D. Langdon of New Castle, Jimmy Langdon of New Castle, grandchildren; Jackie N. Hernandez of Greensboro, Indiana, Abby Stroebel of New Castle, Tara Stroebel of New Castle, Christian Stroebel of New Castle, Iva Boyd of New Castle, Alex Boyd of New Castle, Brianna Boyd of New Castle, one sister Nancy Meece (husband Matthew) of Omega, Kentucky, five brothers; Jim Branscum (wife Carol) of Brownston, Kentucky, Leon Branscum (wife Donna) of Sydney, Ohio, Jerry Branscum of Sydney, Ohio, Gary Wayne Branscum of New Castle, Rickie Branscum of New Castle. Also many nieces, nephews, and cousins, aunts and uncles: Bernice Branscum of Kentucky, Tom Branscum of Kentucky, Carter Branscum of Sydney, Ohio, Avery and Inus Perry of New Castle, Becky and Rudy Abbott of New Castle, Harold Lee of New Castle, Marshall Lee of Kentucky, Eugene Lee of New Castle, Joyce Murphy of Springport, Indiana.
He was preceded in death by: his parents, wife Kathy Bertram Branscum on November 30, 2012, and special friend Jeff Langdon.
Visitation will be 4 – 8 P.M. Monday August 26, 2013 at Macer-Hall Funeral Home & Cremation Services in New Castle. Funeral will be at 11:00 A.M. Tuesday August 27, 2013 at Macer-Hall Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Burial will follow at South Mound Cemetery.
Kathy J. Bertram Branscum (1954 - 2012)
South Mound Cemetery
Created by: Lynn Stoops Chapel
Record added: Sep 03, 2013
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