Irene Brannon

Obituary of Irene Brannon

Irene Brannon, age 90, formerly of Magnolia, died Friday, November 3, 2017 at San Antonio, TX. Mrs. Brannon was born August 19, 1927 in Lewisville, AR. She is the daughter of the late Miles and the late Rebecca Wilson. She married the late Alvin Louis Brannon.


Mrs. Brannon began her professional career as a 4th grade teacher at Foster Elementary, Lewisville, AR and later became the Librarian at Southern Arkansas University, Magnolia, AR.

She was Christian from age twelve and actively served many church roles, including Sunday School Teacher and Deaconess. She was a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority and the Eastern Star.


She is survived by two sons: Ronnie Louis Brannon (Linda), Marcus Wayne Brannon, and one daughter: Pamela Brannon-Stewart (William), all of San Antonio, TX; three grandchildren: Jennifer, Bradford (Sabina) and Jonathan Brannon; three great-grandchildren: Anaiya, Lenice, and Destiny, two brothers: Miles Wilson (Deloris) of Charlotte, NC and James Wilson (Gloria) of Little Rock, AR, and two sisters: Willie Johnson of Little Rock, AR and Juanita Williams of St. Louis, MO.