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Georgie Wilkes Branham

January 14, 1924 ~ June 20, 2020 (age 96)


Georgie Wilkes Branham, 96, of Winnsboro passed away on Saturday, June 20, 2020.  Born in the Douglass community, she was the daughter of the late Robert W. and Irene Douglas Wilkes. 

She is survived by her two sons, Sam Branham (Betty) and Larry Branham; five daughters, Carolyn Rutland, Janice Godwin (Larry), Brenda Bullard (David), Susan Culbreth (Kirk), and Dawn Dial (Ethan); eleven grandchildren, twenty one great grandchildren, and four great-great grandchildren. 

In addition to her parents and husband, Alfred Samuel Branham, Georgie is predeceased by six brothers, Earl Wilkes, Faye Wilkes, Thomas Wilkes, Leslie Wilkes, Robert Wilkes, and Gene Wilkes: and three sisters, Lillian Wilkes Rhymer, Louise Wilkes Lewis, and Essie Wilkes Swearingen. 

A graveside service will be held at 11 o’clock AM Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at Stephen Greene Memorial Cemetery conducted by Reverend Ethan Brown.  Social distancing guidelines will be implemented, and masks are encouraged.  Public viewing hours will be held on Monday, June 22, 2020 from 2-6 o’clock PM at Pope Funeral Home. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Stephen Greene Baptist Church, 500 Seventh Street, Winnsboro, SC 29180. 

Pope Funeral Home is assisting the Branham family. 

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June 22, 2020

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Pope Funeral Home
521 S. Congress Street
Winnsboro, SC 29180

Graveside Service
June 23, 2020

11:00 AM
Stephen Greene Memorial Cemetery
Ninth Street
Winnsboro, SC 29180


Stephen Greene Baptist Church
500 Seventh Street, Winnsboro SC 29180

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