HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. - Gerald Neal Branham, 65, of Madisonville, KY passed away at 1:52 a.m. on Thursday, January 3, 2013 at Baptist Health of Madisonville, KY.

He was born on February 11, 1947 in Anderson, In to the late Willie Branham and Kizzie Owens Branham Johnston. He worked as a cross country bus drive and truck driver. He was a member of Greater Progressive Temple of Faith in Indiana. He was also a member of the AARP and American Legion in Indianapolis Post# 200.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, Homer Branham; and a sister Roberta Branham.

He is survived by his wife, Teresa Wells Branham of Madisonville; his two daughters, Michelle Stevens of Carbondale, Illinois and Terika Branham of Madisonville; one son, Jeremy Walker of Paris, Tennessee; and brothers and sisters.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, January 6, 2013 in the chapel of Harris Funeral Home in Madisonville conducted by Allen Oakley. Burial to follow in Grapevine Cemetery in Madisonville.

Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. Saturday and from noon until the funeral hour Sunday at Harris Funeral Home

On line condolences may be made to the family at www.harrisfuneralinc.com.

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