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William "Bill" Franklin Brannon

February 22, 1936 ~ October 27, 2019 (age 83)

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William “Bill” Brannon, 83 of Rossville passed away, Sunday, October 27th, 2019 in his home.


Bill was born and raised in the Rossville area and lived his life there. He was a proud US Army veteran and was a member of the Rossville Church of Christ. Bill was self-employed in construction for many years doing everything from carpentry to plumbing, he worked for several years at Golden Gateway, and retired after 15 years with Ridgeway Apartments. When he wasn’t working, Bill enjoyed working in his yard and working on his truck.


Bill was preceded in death by his parents, John and Alice Brannon; grandson, Lance Corporal William Chambers; four sisters: Pat Taylor, Barbara Perkins, Betty Bradley, and Brenda Young; two brothers, Tommy Brannon and Buddy Brannon.         


Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Sue Brannon; daughters, Deborah (Gary) Oliver and Kathy (Jerry) Mabe; two sisters,  Carolyn Morgan and Linda Llewellyn; one brother, Tony Brannon; and several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.


Funeral services will be held, Wednesday, October 30th at 1pm in the South Crest Chapel with Minister Dennis Chambers officiating. Interment will follow in the Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park.    


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The family will receive friends, Tuesday from 4-8pm in the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home & Crematory, Rossville.         

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October 29, 2019

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Lane Funeral Home and Crematory-South Crest
833 Chickamauga Ave
Rossville, GA 30741

Funeral Service
October 30, 2019

1:00 PM
Lane Funeral Home and Crematory-South Crest
833 Chickamauga Ave
Rossville, GA 30741

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