Raymond Branum

Raymond Branum

Birth
Mounds, Pulaski County, Illinois, USA
Death 11 Dec 1998 (aged 82)
Peoria County, Illinois, USA
Burial Mound City, Pulaski County, Illinois, USA
Plot C Site 211
Memorial ID 22911766 · View Source
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Peoria -- Raymond Branum, 82, of Bel-Wood Nursing Home died at 10:10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 11, 1998, at the home. Born Sept. 3, 1916, in Mounds to Ulus and Lula Depriest Branum, he married Inez Marks in 1941 in Mounds. She died in September 1995 in Peoria.

Surviving are two daughters, Hazel Holt and Ora Branum, both of Peoria; one stepson, Willie Burnett of Rockford; 11 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. He was a Navy veteran. He worked at Caterpillar Inc. and Peoria Concrete before retiring. He was a member of New Bethel Church in Mounds, where he served as deacon and was a choir member.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at his church, where visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and one hour before services. Burial will be in National Cemetery in Cairo. Memorials may be made to his church.

Journal Star (Peoria, IL) - Monday, December 14, 1998



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Gravesite Details US Navy S2 Res: Peoria IL bur. 12/16/1998

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  • Maintained by: RhondaPattonWathen & children
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  • Find A Grave Memorial 22911766
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Raymond Branum (3 Sep 1916–11 Dec 1998), Find A Grave Memorial no. 22911766, citing Mound City National Cemetery, Mound City, Pulaski County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by RhondaPattonWathen & children (contributor 46879360) .