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Doris Jeanne Brannon

January 11, 2022

Doris Jeanne Brannon, 93, of Lynchburg, Virginia passed away peacefully January 11, 2022. She was the loving wife of 66 years of Ray Brannon who preceded her in death in 2014.

She attended Shenandoah Valley Academy boarding school and Morgantown High School. After nurses training, she had a career in nursing for many years.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Sharon Rae Brannon.

Doris leaves behind to honor her memory two daughters, Gail Ann Beard and Rhonda C. Ulrich, three grandsons, Andrew Ulrich, Patrick Beard, Gregory Beard, and a great-grandson, Bradley Beard.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, VA is assisting the family.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

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Dear Gail, I am so sorry to read of your mother's passing. She lived a nice long life, and I hope it was comfortable. She was always so nice when I came to spend the night at your house. May your memories bring you comfort and peace. (I am late writing this because I had sent you a card and it got returned to me weeks later.)

Posted by Debbie (Arvin) Grove on March 4, 2022

Dear Gail and Rhonda, I have so many good memories of your mom and you all through our 4-H years together. Sending love to you both during this sad time.

Posted by Judy Pittinger on January 18, 2022

Sending our sincere sympathy for your loss. Gail and Rhonda know this is not easy. Please know we are thinking of you!!

Posted by Pat J Balducci on January 16, 2022

Dear Gail and Rhonda and families, We are so very sorry to learn of the passing of your dear mother. We will cherish her memory and we offer our sincerest prayers and sympathies to all of you. With love, John and Rhonda

Posted by Rhonda and John Myers on January 15, 2022

Dear Gail and Rhonda and families. How sad to see the passing of your mother. I really liked your parents. You should remember me as the Jefferson Co. 4-H Agent. Your Dad did so much for my career. I would call your Mom from time to time to check on her. I have a fond memory of her Dad skiing on his head on Cheat Lake. Great people. Thinking of you. Jim Staley.

Posted by Jim Staley on January 15, 2022

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