Evelyn Virginia McPherson Branham


Evelyn Virginia McPherson Branham was born May 19, 1933 in Lugoff, South Carolina, the daughter of William Alfred McPherson and Margaret Nancy Brazell McPherson.


On November 5, 1950, Evelyn McPherson was listed in the newspaper article “Blaney School Annual Staff Is Selected.”


ELGIN – Funeral service for Evelyn Virginia McPherson Branham, 79, will be held Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. at Harmony Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The Rev. Dr. Dan Griffin and Rev. Chris Smith will officiate. The family will receive friends Tuesday 2:30-4:00 p.m. prior to the service in the church fellowship hall.

Mrs. Branham died Sunday, July 08, 2012. Born in Lugoff, she was a daughter of the late William Alfred McPherson and Margaret Nancy Brazell McPherson. She was a member of Harmony Baptist Church.

Surviving are her husband of 61 years, James Murdic Branham; daughters, Diane B. McCoy (Thomas McCoy, Jr.) of Elgin, Virginia B. Fulmer (Dale Fulmer) of Elgin, Cynthia B. Yount (Ralph Yount) of Lexington, and Margaret B. Lee of Elgin; sons, William Murdic Branham of Elgin, Steven A. Branham of Elgin, and Robert David Branham (Mollie Branham) of Elgin; sisters, Annie Mae Brazell, Shirley Kirkland (Arlin Kirkland), and Mary Kirkland (Marion Kirkland); 10 grandchildren, Andrea McCoy, Roxie McCoy Furniss, Jonathan Fulmer (Brittany Fulmer), Jamie Fulmer, Cynthia M. Yount, Shaunee Lee, Johnny Lee, Alex Rose, Kayla Branham, and Robert “Bubba” Branham, Jr.; and 7 great-grandchildren, Tyler, Garrett and Bradley Hunter, Nicolas and Bliss Furniss, and Wayne and Gracie Peake.

She was predeceased by brothers, Malcolm McPherson and Norwood “Booty” McPherson.

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