Mr. Harold R. Branam age 88 of LaFollette (formerly of the Duff Community) passed away Thursday, September 3, 2020. He was a member, Deacon, and longtime Sunday School Teacher of Duff Baptist Church and a U.S. Army Veteran. Affectionately known as “HB”, Harold was a well known radio host for 1450 WLAF in LaFollette, hosting his world famous Bluegrass Shows on Thursday Evenings and Saturday Mornings. Prior to his radio career, Harold worked as an agent with Gulf Life Insurance Company. Preceded in death by Wife, Carolyn J. Branam, Parents, Walter and Pernie Chadwell Branam, Brothers, Walter Branam, Jr. and Keith Branam, Sisters, Mary Wilson, Beulah Walden, and Viola Bowlin.
Survivors: Sons, Harolyn Dean Branam and wife Wanda, and Darrell Anthony “Tony” Branam and wife, Freda; Grandchildren, Tim, Deana Marie, Lucy, Tera, and Tausha; Great-Grandchildren, Talen Jax and Ryker; Brother, Ronnie Branam and wife, Eugenia; Sister-in-Law, Janice Branam. Several Nieces, Nephews, other relatives and friends.
Family and friends will meet Tuesday, September 8, 2020, 11:00 A.M. at Walters Funeral Home and proceed to Campbell Memorial Gardens for a 12:00 P.M. Graveside Service with Rev. Don Allen and Rev. Bill Waddell officiating. Full Military Honors will be conducted by the Campbell County Honor Guard. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Campbell County Cancer Association, P. O. Box 122, Jacksboro, TN 37757. Online condolences for Mr. Branam may be made at www.waltersfuneralhome.net. Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Harold R. Branam.