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Port Brannon

Port BrannonPort Brannon, age 96, of Mena, passed away Saturday, June 8, 2013 in Mena, Arkansas.

He was born January 3, 1917 in Norman, Arkansas to the late V.R. Brannon and the late Ruth Willard Brannon.  He was married to Velta Marie Priest Brannon and worked as a computer operator for Amoco Oil Company. Mr. Brannon served his country in the United States Army during World War ll. He was a loving husband, uncle and friend to all who knew him. He will be dearly missed by all.

He is survived by wife Velta Brannon of Mena, Arkansas; several nieces and nephews and numerous great-nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents V.R. and Ruth Brannon, two sisters and four brothers.

Memorial service were Tuesday June 11, 2013, 2:00 p.m. at Beasley-Wood Chapel with Brother Ed Rogers officiating under the direction of the Beasley-Wood Funeral Home of Mena.

Military Honors were performed by the Polk County Veterans Organization.