YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Potter’s House, 2420 Glenwood Ave. in Youngstown, Ohio for Mrs. Elizabeth Branch, 92, who departed this life Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012, at St. Elizabeth Health Center.
Mrs. Branch was born Nov. 12, 1919, in Selma, N.C., (Johnston County) a daughter of Ernest and Maggie Adkins Pierce.
She was a homemaker and mother of the church.
Her husband, Preston Branch, whom she married in 1938, died in 1984.
She leaves her children, Clara E. Scott, Johnny P. (Linda) Branch II, Lee V. Branch and Priscilla A. (Layton) Shepherd, all of Youngstown; a sister, Lessie Johnson of Fayetteville, N.C.; 11 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Emma Branch; two grandchildren, Tuwan Scott and Tamara Branch; and a great-grandson, Jiyen Dent II.
Viewing will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Friday at the F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home.
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