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Vina Imogene “Jeanie” Neel Branch

Death 4 May 2013 (aged 74)
Burial Moodys, Cherokee County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 110100129 · View Source
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Graveside Funeral Services for Vina I. Branch, 74, of Tahlequah, will be 1:00 Monday May 7th , 2013, at the Moodys Cemetery. Serving as Pall Bearers are Felix Johnson, David Johnson, Gilbert Hutchens, Vernon Martin, David Hall, and Dean Martin. Honorary Pall Bearers are Donald Shrum, Harold Terry, and Westley Martin. Interment will follow under the care of Green Country Funeral Home. On-line condolences may be left at

Jeanie was born on May 12, 1938, the daughter of Alfred Alexander and Pansy Fern (Terry) Neel in the Lowrey Area of Cherokee County. She passed peacefully from this life on Saturday, May 4, 2013, after an extended illness. She attended Lowrey Elementary School, and was a graduate of Tahlequah High. She married Thestain Eugene Branch in Oklahoma City at the 7th Street Church of Christ on August 16, 1957. A Homemaker and Mother, she loved flower gardening and jigsaw puzzles.

Preceding her in death are her husband Thestain; her parents Pansy and Alfred Neel; and a brother Danny Alfred Neel.

Surviving her are her daughters Joy L. Martin and husband N. Dean of Tahlequah, OK; and Vicki Johnson and husband Richard L. Of Peggs, OK; grandsons David L. Johnson and wife Melissa of Hulbert, OK, and Wesley D. Martin and wife Kaitlin of St. Louis, MO; great grandchildren Abigail and Jerram Martin also of St. Louis; three sisters Christine Woods of Yukon, OK , Dalphine Potts of Keys, OK, and Sandra Hutchins and husband Gilbert of Lowrey Community near Tahlequah, OK; 13 nieces and nephews, many other relatives, friends, and loved ones.

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  • Created by: Virginia Hutchings Garrison
  • Added: 6 May 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 110100129
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Vina Imogene “Jeanie” Neel Branch (12 May 1938–4 May 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 110100129, citing Moodys Cemetery, Moodys, Cherokee County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Virginia Hutchings Garrison (contributor 47590869) .