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Emma Clara Branch, 89, of Whitesboro, died April 1, 2001 at Wilson N. Jones Medical Center in Sherman. Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 3, 2001 at Clement-Keel Chapel in Gainesville with Reverend Lynn Hitt Houston, Baptist minister, and Boyd Ray Branch conducting the service. Burial was in Fairview Cemetery. 
The daughter of James Albert and Eula Lee Sumpter Lowe, she was born November 24, 1911 at Jacksboro, Texas. She married Ira Levi Branch January 3, 1929. 
She was a charter member of Clement Street Missionary Baptist Church and an accomplished seamstress. She had worked at Westway, and later for Lorch. 
She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Betty Sue and R.C. Johnson of Whitesboro; grandson, Monte Johnson of Houston; 4 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-granddaughter; and numerous nieces and nephews; 5 sisters-in-law and 1 brother-in-law. 
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ira Levi Branch, in 1977. 

Emma Clara Branch


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