Donnis F Branch
May 2, 1946 – March 10, 2022
Donnis F Branch, 75, of Columbia, died March 10, 2022, in McComb. She was born May 2, 1946, in Tylertown to the late Elton Earl and Elowese T. Wood. Mrs. Branch is preceded in death by her father Elton Earl Wood; husband J.D. Branch; brothers Bobby M Wood and Billie Joe Wood.
Funeral services were March 14, 2022, at Hartman Hughes Funeral Home, burial in Wood Cemetery in Tylertown, Rev. Lerand Hunt officiating.
Mrs. Branch was a 2nd grade teacher for 33 years at West Marion Primary School. She expressed her love through writing poetry and would share her gift with loved ones or friends as she would write a poem for the family as words of encouragement whenever someone would pass and would also write a poem to her husband every year. Mrs. Branch enjoyed going on family trips with her favorite trip being when they would go to Florida. .
Survivors include her son Jason Branch; mother Elowese Thomas Wood; brothers Rodney E Wood, Dwayne Wood (Gina) and Samuel “Sammy” Wood; sisters Janice M Gerald and Delores Dillon.
Hartman-Hughes Capps Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. An online guestbook may be signed at www.hartmanhughesfuneralhome.com