A funeral service to celebrate the life of Jack Willard Branham, Jr., 69, of Lugoff, SC, will be held at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, Camden, SC. Rev. James Barnhill and Jeffrey Graham will officiate. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Camden. The family will speak with friends at the home of Pam and Phil Jackson after the services. Memorials may be made in Jack’s memory to the American Cancer Society, Gail Kirkland, 647 Lachicotte Road, Lugoff, SC 29078.
Jack Willard Branham, Jr., died Saturday, January 11, 2014. He was born in Camden, SC, the son of Mary Lee Robertson Branham Rainwater and the late Jack Willard Branham, Sr.
Jack was a long time employee of Camden Builders Supply and the former Innkeeper of the Greenleaf Inn in Camden. He was a gifted cook and had a love for the hospitality industry. He managed restaurants in Florida and Tennessee and had been manager of the Jack Tarr Poinsett Hotel in Greenville. He loved to travel and his career with Brown & Root Construction gave him the opportunity to travel and work all over the United States. Jack loved music and had a passion for his automobiles. In all endeavors, Jack’s goal was to exceed the expectations of his family and friends, customers and employers.
He was a member of Lugoff First Baptist Church and served in the US Army.
Jack is survived by his sisters, Pam Jackson (Phil) of Camden and Debbie Branham of Lugoff; brother, Gregg Outlaw (Evie) of Camden; nephew, Wes Jackson (Allison) of Columbia; nieces, Rebecca Dillard (Brock) of Columbia, Elizabeth Triplett (Philip) of Lugoff, and Annie, Alexis, Valerie and Rachel Outlaw of Camden; great-nieces and nephews, Evie and Reisey Dillard, Heath and Harris Jackson, and Peyton Triplett.
Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to the Branham family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com.
Chronicle Independent, Camden, S.C.
Jan. 15, 2014