|Birth: ||Dec. 24, 1872|
Bear Valley (Mariposa County)
|Death: ||Sep. 11, 1944|
WOMAN, 72, BORN IN BEAR VALLEY DIES
MADERA (Madera Co.) Sept 12 - Mrs. Lillian J. Branson, 72, a native of Bear Valley, Mariposa County, died in a local hospital yesterday afternoon following a long illness. She had been a resident of Madera County for the last 45 years.
Mrs. Branson, past president of the Native Daughters chapter and a member of the Woodcraft and Thimble Club, is survived by her husband, John S. Branson; one son, Joe Branson, Santa Ana; a daughter, Mrs. Paul Stefanelli, Madera; two sisters, Mrs. May English, Oregon and Mrs. Anna Gourgute, Fresno; five grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Services will be held Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock in the Madera Funeral Home with Rev. Ralph Cox of Bakersfied officiating. Burial will be in Arbor Vitae Cemetery.
~ The Fresno Bee Republican, Tues., 12 Sep 1944
Contributed by Harley Lusher (47280422):
Her maiden name is Guest; Lillian Jane (Guest) Branson.
Contributed by Rose (46948525):
Per CA death records, her birth date is 24 Dec 1872.
John S Branson (1868 - 1951)*
Henry Jefferson Branson (1893 - 1921)*
Dorothy Arleen Branson Stefanelli (1907 - 1994)*
Arbor Vitae Cemetery
Plot: Blk 1, Row 19, next to John.
Created by: Linda Applegate Brown
Record added: Jul 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39050681