A celebration of Ronnie Branch’s life, age 74, of Jasper, will be 10:30 am Tuesday, June 11, 2019 at Adams EE Stringer Funeral Home in Kirbyville, TX with burial to follow at Bean Cemetery. Visitation will be 5:00 to 8:00 pm Monday, June 10, 2019.
Ronnie died Saturday, June 8, 2019 at Harbor Hospice in Jasper. He was a dedicated volunteer public servant who served the Jasper County area as a fireman in his early years and later as a member of the Jasper County Emergency Corp. He retired from the City of Beaumont after 37 years of service as an electrician. He was always lending a hand to anyone who needed his help.
He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Marjorie Ray Young Branch; son, Michael Branch and wife Theresa of Lufkin; daughter, Grace Horn Neel and husband Jimmy of Jasper; son, Michael Horn and wife Rhonda of Arkansas; six grandchildren, Shana Neel Clark and husband Beau of Jasper; Joseph Horn and fiancée Jasie Jones of Buna, Jarrod Branch and fiancée Jessica Lynn Galigao, Haley Branch Ford and husband Randall, Sierra Branch and Ethan Branch; great grandchildren, Cayson Cash Clark, Mason Odell Ford, and Braiden Odell Ford.
Ronnie is preceded in death by his parents, Raymond Minor Branch and Ethel Aleene Burgess Branch.
Memorials can be made to the Jasper County Emergency Corp in Jasper Texas.