Born 1917 -- Died 10-03-2005
Emma Jean Brannum, 88, of Ash Flat, Ark., formerly of Leachville, died Oct. 3, 2005, at Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Ash Flat. Born in Wynne, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Homer and Artie Smoot Lawrence and had been a longtime Leachville resident before making her home in Ash Flat 17 years ago.
She was the widow of Warlick "Bud" Brannum and was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include a brother, Claude David Roper of Ash Flat.
Graveside services were held Oct. 4 in the Lulu Cemetery near Senath, Mo., with the Rev. Russell Rhodes officiating. Services were under the direction of the Howard Funeral Home of Leachville.