John Wesley Branham was born September 11, 1922 in Kershaw county, South Carolina to John Hubert Branham and Daisy Susannah Sloan Branham.
John W. Branham was counted in the census on 05 Apr 1930 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, United States, as a 8-year-old, male, single, white, son. Also in the home was his father, John Branham; his mother, Daisy Branham; his siblings, Ruth Branham, Leonard Branham, Ruby L Branham and Maude Branham; and his great-aunt, Fannie Young.
J W Branham was counted in the census on 15 Apr 1940 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA, as a 17-year-old, male, single, white, son. Also in the home was his father, John Branham; his mother, Daisy Branham, and his siblings, Leonard Branham, Leona Branham, Mande Branham and Juanita Branham.
On August 24, 1943, J. W. Branham was listed in the newspaper article “N. “N. Columbia News.”
J. W. Branham, 69, of Elgin, died Thursday, July 2, 1992.
An Army veteran of World War II, he retired as a carpenter.
Surviving were his wife, Vera Boone Branham; sons, John Branham Jr. of Elgin and Charles Branham of Bennettsville; a daughter Lynn Eastep of Little Rock, Ark; a brother, Leonard Branham of Elgin; and sisters, Ruth Morgan and Juanita Croker, both of Elgin, and Maude Cherry of Lugoff.
Services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday in Hillcrest Baptist Church. The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
On August 19, 2012, J.W. Branham was listed as a deceased brother in the obituary of Juanita B. Coker.
On February 24, 2022, J. W. Branham was listed as the deceased brother in the obituary of Maude Branham Cherry.