Herbert J. Branch

Jan. 18, 2013 @ 11:15 PM

Herbert J. Branch, age 67 of Dandridge, passed away after a long and courageous battle with cancer Wednesday, January 16, 2013.

He was preceded in death by his parents Leroy and Ruth Branch.

Survivors include his wife of 31 years, Colleen Branch; daughter, Kelly Bailey and husband David; grandson (the son he never had), Christopher and grandson, Lucas Bailey; brothers, Leon, Eddie and Ray; sister, Hazel; several loved nieces and nephews, along with many special family and friends.

The family will receive friends 3-5 PM Sunday with funeral service to follow at 5 PM at Atchley’s Smoky Mountain Chapel in Pigeon Forge with Rev. Arthur “Buddy” Easterday officiating. Family and friends will meet 11 AM Monday in Smoky Mountain Memory Gardens for interment where a eulogy will be given by Shane Cogdill. Arrangements by Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville, TN.