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Carrie Brookbank Branson
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Birth: Feb. 7, 1906
Rockingham County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Sep. 1, 2002
Greensboro
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA


Mrs. Carrie Brookbank Branson, 96, died Monday, Sept. 9, 2002 at her residence.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in the Chapel of Cumby Family Funeral Service in High Point by Rev. Tim Grant and Rev. Lane Loman. Interment will be in Guilford Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Richard Branson, Bill Thompson, Jerry Branson, Ronnie Brookbank, Larry Brookbank and Eddie Brown.

Mrs. Branson was born Feb. 7, 1906 in Rockingham County to Samuel K. and Myrtle Morgan Brookbank. She had been employed at Bates Nigh Ware for 23 years prior to her retirement. Mrs. Branson was a member of Glenwood Friends Meeting in Greensboro.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Branson was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, T.A. Branson, a son, Tommy Branson, Jr., two sisters, Lillian Richardson and Jewell Lemons, seven brothers, Harvey Brookbank, Johnny Brookbank, Ellis Brookbank, Carly Brookbank, Taylor Brookbank, Bill Brookbank and David Brookbank.

Mrs. Branson is survived by a son, Robert Lee Branson and wife, Elizabeth of Lake Waccamaw; two daughters, Bonnie Thompson of Mooresville, Ind. and Shelby J. Huff and husband, Joseph of Greensboro; a sister, Louise Brown of Thomasville; a brother, Hardy Brookbank and wife, Barrier of Hickory; nine grandchildren, Richard Branson and wife, Karen, Jill Caldwell and husband, Harold, Luanne Branch and husband, Bob, Bill Thompson, Kyle Branson, Carla Fones and husband, Robert, Khari-Lee Thornton, Terri Craft and Cheri Nicholas Varner and husband, Steve; five great-grandchildren, Emily and Brantley Craft, Taylor Nicholas, Megan McFadden and Madeline Fowler; a daughter-in-law, Joy Branson of Burlington.

Greensboro News & Record (NC) - Wednesday, September 11, 2002

 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Kell Brookbank (1880 - 1951)
  Myrtle Viola Morgan Brookbank (1883 - 1964)
 
 Spouse:
  Thomas Austin Branson (1906 - 1980)
 
 Siblings:
  William Harvey Brookbank (1903 - 1984)**
  Carrie Brookbank Branson (1906 - 2002)
  Thomas Archie Brookbank (1910 - 1954)*
  Ellis Decator Brookbank (1912 - 1989)*
  Wilbur F Brookbank (1916 - 1999)*
  Samuel Harden Brookbank (1921 - 2014)*
  David Edward Brookbank (1922 - 1987)*
  Myrtle Louise Brookbank Brown (1925 - 2014)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Guilford Memorial Park
Greensboro
Guilford County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Section 3
 
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Record added: Oct 22, 2013
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Carrie <i>Brookbank</i> Branson
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