Herbert Alvin Branham

1919

Herbert Alvin Branham was born on 28 Aug 1919 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA a child of Walter Branham and Etta Gladden Branham. He had one sibling, namely: Sadie Branham.

1939

When he was 19, he married Beatrice Bowen, daughter of Zacharias Bowen and Avie Ophelia Branham Bowen, on 06 Jun 1939 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA at the home of Benj F. Carson, Minister of Gospel.

“South Carolina, County Marriage Licenses, 1911-1951,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91K-DQHN-N?cc=3161369 : 27 July 2020), > image 1 of 1; South Carolina Department of Archives and History, Columbia.
“South Carolina, County Marriage Licenses, 1911-1951,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91K-DQHV-H?cc=3161369 : 27 July 2020), > image 1 of 1; South Carolina Department of Archives and History, Columbia.
“South Carolina, County Marriage Licenses, 1911-1951,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-C91K-DQ8J-G?cc=3161369 : 27 July 2020), > image 1 of 1; South Carolina Department of Archives and History, Columbia.

1940

Alvin Branham was counted in the census on 04 May 1940 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA, as a twenty-year-old, male, married, white, son. Also in the home was his father, Walter Branham; his mother, Etta Branham; and his wife, Beatrice Branham.

1963

On July 5, 1963, Herbert Alvin Branham was listed as the father on the marriage license to of his son, Larry D. Branham to Christine Cannon.

2002

He died on 26 Oct 2002 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA. Herbert Alvin Branham was buried on 28 Oct 2002 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA at Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery.

H. A. Branham

ELGIN – Services for Herbert Alvin Branham, 83, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church, with the Rev. George Cashwell officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. today at Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel. Memorials may be made to Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church, 2290 Heath Pond Road, Elgin, SC 29045.

Mr. Branham died October 26, 2002. Born in Blaney, he was a son of the late Walter Branham and Etta Gladden Branham. Mr. Branham retired from DuPont Company as an electrician after 30 years of service and was a member of Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church.

Surviving are his wife, Beatrice Bowen Branham; daughters, Machelle Frazier of Florida and Muriel Drawdy of Elgin; sons, Larry Branham of Elgin and Gene Branham of Lake Wateree; 12 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by sister, Sadie Grigsby.

October 27, 2002  State (published as The State)  
Columbia, South Carolina
Page 12
Located in Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery
Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
Photo added by Patricia Johnson

2021

On October 23, 2021, Herbert Alvin Branham, was listed as the deceased husband in the obituary of Beatrice Bowen Branham-Shirley.

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