Clarkie Branam Obituary
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It is with deep sorrow that we announce the death of Clarkie Branam of Palatka, Florida, who passed away on October 12, 2021, at the age of 93, leaving to mourn family and friends. Family and friends can light a candle as a loving gesture for their loved one. Leave a sympathy message to the family in the guestbook on this memorial page of Clarkie Branam to show support.
She was predeceased by : her former husband Joseph H. "Joe" Hutcheson; her husband Paul Branam; her parents, William Spurgeon Benton and Edna Lucille Bailey Benton; her siblings, Bobby Benton, Pauline Banks, Bernice Mosley and Frankie Benton; and her son-in-law Reddick "Bill" Cannon.
She is survived by : her children, Melba Cannon of Palatka, Jerry Hutcheson (Debbie) of Bunnell and Silva Smith (Stuart) of Palatka; her step-children, Brenda Harvey (Tommy) of Port Charlotte and Tommy Branam (Delinda) of Hollister; her siblings, Joyce Darus of Orlando, Faye Griffis of Archer, William S. Benton, Jr. (Marilyn) of Lake Como, Jesse Benton (Kathy) and Betty Jean Wright (Archie) of Beverly Hills, FL; her grandchildren, Randal Cannon (Tammy), Amy Smith (Todd), Ashley Sherwood (Chris), Greg Hutcheson (Lisa) and Becky Simmons (Doug); her step-grandchildren, Russ Branam (Stacie), Crystal Burkes (L. J.), Scott Harvey (Ellen), Heather Kelly (Matt) and Brad Harvey (Kim); and her great grandchildren, Shelby White (Cole), Cody Cannon (Kelsey), Dalton Simmons, Logan Hutcheson, Jakob Sherwood, Joseph Hutcheson, Kati Sherwood and Bella Glasco.
Visitation was held on Sunday, October 17th 2021 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM at 915 S Moody Rd, Palatka, FL 32177. A funeral service was held on Sunday, October 17th 2021 at 3:00 PM at the same location.
The family will receive friends Sunday from 2:00 P.M. until the time of services at 3:00 P.M. Flowers are gratefully accepted or memorial donations may be sent to New Beginnings Baptist Fellowship, 915 S. Moody Road, Palatka, FL 32177.