COLEMAN — Funeral mass for Virginia Lee Carville Brannon, 84, of Coleman will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 25, 2015 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Coleman, with Rev. Romanus Akamike officiating. Burial will follow in the Coleman City Cemetery. Rosary service will be at 7 p.m. Friday, April 24, 2015 at Stevens Funeral Home Chapel in Coleman.
She died Sunday, April 19, 2015 at Wisteria Place Retirement Living in Abilene.
She was born Feb. 21, 1931 in Corpus Christi to Sherold Carville and Hallie York Carville. On Oct. 9, 1948, she married William Robert Brannon in Coleman. She owned Brannon Bookkeeping and the H&R Block franchise in Coleman for 37 years. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Survivors include two sisters, Barbara Doerfler of Kendalia, Shelli Baxter of Houston; seven sons, Daniel Brannon of Tonasket, Wash., Dennis Brannon and wife Marla of Austin, Anthony Brannon of Dallas, Timothy Brannon and wife,Valerie of Tuscola, Terrance Brannon of Coleman, Patrick Brannon of Brownwood, Christopher Brannon and wife Carrie of Allen; six grandchildren; and two great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband; and a son, William Robert Brannon Jr.