Born 9-7-1979 -- Died 10-30-2004
Brandon Keith Branscum, 25, of Mountain View, Ark., died Oct. 30, 2004, at Fifty Six, Ark. He was born Sept. 7, 1979, in Calico Rock, son of Brenda and Randel Branscum. He was a butcher and of the Baptist faith.
Brandon was very energetic and enthusiastic about his family and hobbies. He was a good mechanic, he loved working with his hands. He could fix anything from a weedeater to an automobile. He was an excellent meat cutter. He loved to hunt, fish, and do anything outdoors. He loved all different kinds of music. His most precious things in his wife were his children. He loved his family and friends. He will be greatly missed till we are all together again.
Survivors include his wife, Angela Prinner Branscum; two sons -- Terence Keith Branscum and Calvin Credence Branscum; three daughters -- Hope Brans-cum, Faith Branscum and Angelina Branscum; his parents -- Brenda and Randel Branscum; his grandmother, Mary Mitchell of fifty Six, Ark., grandmother Bonnie Rice and step-grandfather, Ronnie Rice of Oklahoma; his uncles -- David and Shanna Branscum of Oklahoma and Gary and Tammy Branscum of Mountain View; aunts -- Linda and Rob Hurt of Oklahoma, Lisa and Billy Steele of Fifty Six, Shandle Barnhart of Fifty Six and a special person, Heidi Waltz of Mountain View.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Terence Branscum; his grandfathers -- Hershel Branscum and Dale Burch and his step-grandfathers -- Ernest Clyde Mitchell and Wayne Wittner.
The funeral was Nov. 2 at Fifty Six Baptist Church with Rob Arnold and Ronnie Tackett officiating. Burial was in the Branscum Cemetery with arrangements by Roller Coffman Funeral Home.
Pallbearers were David Branscum, Gary Branscum, Billy Steele, Marshall Morris, Jamie Hudson and Terry Branscum.
Honorary pallbearers were Keith Branscum, Skip Jump, and Rob Hurt.