|Birth: ||Sep. 5, 1945|
|Death: ||Jul. 22, 2009|
Jarrett Ray Branscum, 63, of Tulsa, passed from this life at his home in Tulsa on Wednesday, July 22, 2009, after a brief battle of lung cancer.
J.R. was born in Alco, Arkansas on September 5, 1945, one of 10 children born to William Clifton "W.C." Branscum and Myrtis Irene Morrison Branscum.
J.R. went to Timbo School and Leslie School, graduating in 1964. Jimmy Driftwood (real name-James Corbitt Morris) was one of his school teachers at Timbo. He went to the Technical School in Hot Springs, AR before being drafted into the army.
Jarrett served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War and received two Purple Hearts. He was a lifetime member of the VFW in Arkansas.
Also survived by his two doggie boys, Buddy and Puddles. JR loved taking those two doggie boys on a walk every day until he got sick last year.
Visitation will be Friday, July 24, 2009 at the funeral home from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., and graveside services will be at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, July 25, 2009 at Woodland Memorial Park, 1200 N Cleveland, Sand Springs, OK, under the direction of Mobley-Dodson Funeral Service. Tom Wilson and his wife Margie will be officiating at the services.
William Clifton Branscum (1898 - 1974)
Myrtis Irene Morrison Branscum (1921 - 2000)
L. L. Branscum*
Seawilla Branscum Vickers (1919 - 1941)**
Voida Glee Branscum Gresham (1921 - 2001)**
Sylvester Bailey Branscum (1923 - 1978)**
Syble Syrine Branscum Christenot (1926 - 2000)**
Wilma Fay Branscum Broad (1941 - 1983)*
Jarrett Ray Branscum (1945 - 2009)
Woodland Memorial Park Cemetery
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Record added: Jul 22, 2009
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