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T.J. Branham, 18, Burkesville, KY (1997-2016)

He was a native of Barren County, KY and a resident of Cumberland County at the time of his death. He was the son of Thomas Gene Branham, who survives and the late Kimberly Ann Sharpe who preceded him in death just 10 days ago. He was also preceded in death by his fiancee' Andrea Pavy. He was a member of the Grace Union Baptist Church
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T. J. Branham, age 18, Of Burkesville, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at the Cumberland County Hospital in Burkesville, Kentucky.

Funeral Services will be conducted on Saturday, January 23, 2016 at 1pmCT, in The Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, Kentucky with Bro. Dennis Sells and Bro. Todd Bryant officiating. Burial will be in the Branham Family Cemetery on Dutch Creek in Cumberland County, Kentucky. The family will receive friends after 10amCT, on Friday, January 22, 2016 at Norris-New.

T.J. Branham, 18, Burkesville, KY (1997-2016)

He was born on Friday, April 25, 1997 in Glasgow, Barren County, Kentucky to Thomas Gene "Tommy" Branham and Kimberly Ann "Kim" Sharp. He died Wednesday, January 20, 2016, in Burkesville, Cumberland County, KY, at the age of 18 years, eights, and 26 days.

In addition to his mother who passed away 10 days ago, he was preceded in death by his "Grandpa", Tom Boston, maternal grandfather, Richard Sharp and his Fiancee', Andrea Pavey.

He was a member of The Grace Union Baptist Church.

He is survived by the following:
  • His father: Tommy (and Kayla) Branham of Glasgow, Kentucky

  • His maternal grandmother: Bernice Short Boston of Burkesville, Kentucky

  • His paternal grandparents: Norman and Debbie Branham of Burkesville, Kentucky

  • His sisters: Kayla (and Coty) Walker of Burkesville, Kentucky; Maranda Perdue of Lexington, Kentucky; and Isabella Branham of Glasgow, Kentucky

  • His brother: Tristan Branham of Glasgow, Kentucky

  • Aunts: Tammy (and James) Dyer, Claudia (and Kevin) Evans, Erin (and Jason) Lee, Renee Kelley all of Burkesville, Kentucky; Autumn Sharp (and Jason) Skaggs of Louisville, Kentucky

  • Uncle: Adam (and Jackie) Sharp of Louisville, Kentucky

  • Nephews: Wyatt Alan Walker, Sawyer Dale Walker

  • Niece: Ryleigh Ann Walker

  • And a host of other relatives and friends
The family requests that in lieu of flowers contributions be made to the T.J. Branham Memorial Fund and may be left at Norris-New Funeral Home.

Send condolences to the family of T.J. Branham

Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY, is honored to be in charge of the arrangements.

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