James Branham, 83, of Burkesville, Kentucky (a resident of Cumberland Valley Manor), passed away on Sunday, August 3, 2014 at Cumberland County Hospital. James was born on December 27, 1930 in Cumberland County, Kentucky to the late Dennis “Jack” Branham and Lockie Riley Branham. He was of the Methodist faith and a farmer. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Marshall Branham, three infant sisters, and two nephews, David Murray and Mark Branham.
Survivors include two brothers, Earl Branham and his wife Peggy of Marrowbone and Sherman “Tack” Branham and his wife Wanda of Burkesville, two sisters, Robbie Murray and her husband Ken of Burkesville and Margaret Serra of Glasgow, sister-in-law, Margaret Branham of Marrowbone and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home with Bill Garmon officiating. Burial was in the Davis Cemetery.
Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences at www.balloustotts.com.