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Arvin D. Branch

January 14, 1939 - March 15, 2014
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Arvin David Branch, 75, of Morganton, North Carolina, passed away Saturday morning, March 15, 2014 at Grace Hospital in Morganton. Mr. Branch was born in Spruce Pine, North Carolina on January 14, 1939 to the late Roy and Mary Branch. He was of Baptist Faith, as his father was a Baptist minister. He was a master woodworker and furniture builder. He retired after twenty five years of service with Drexel Heritage. Mr. Branch had a great sense of humor and loved to travel. His kind heart will always be remembered by his family and friends. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, twin brother Marvin Branch,...
Arvin David Branch, 75, of Morganton, North Carolina, passed away Saturday morning, March 15, 2014 at Grace Hospital in Morganton.
Mr. Branch was born in Spruce Pine, North Carolina on January 14, 1939 to the late Roy and Mary Branch. He was of Baptist Faith, as his father was a Baptist minister. He was a master woodworker and furniture builder. He retired after twenty five years of service with Drexel Heritage. Mr. Branch had a great sense of humor and loved to travel. His kind heart will always be remembered by his family and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, twin brother Marvin Branch, Thurlan Branch, and Hubert Branch.
Survivors include his wife of twenty seven years, Gladys Branch of Morganton; sons, Dale Branch & wife Jameia of Hudson, North Carolina, Wayne Davis & wife Mabel of Morganton and Mike Davis & wife Carolyn of Morganton; daughters, Rebekah Thompson & husband Kris of Shelby, North Carolina, Janna Branch of Morganton, Gail Davis of Morganton, and Donna Davis of Damascus, Maryland; brothers, Dean Branch & wife Augusta, Van Branch, and Bud Branch & wife Vinie, all of Marion, North Carolina; grandchildren, Caleb Branch & fiancé Megan Bowman of Charleston, South Carolina, Alexis Branch of Raleigh, North Carolina, Chase Thompson of Raleigh, Marlyn Thompson of Shelby, Crystal Bolick & fiancé Charles Branch, Amanda Davis, Samantha Davis, Sabrina Davis, Melissa Davis, John Davis, Chris Davis, and Jason Davis & wife Tammy, all of Morganton; great grandchildren, Randy Davis of Nebo, North Carolina and Kylie Davis of Morganton; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
A funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at the Memorial Chapel of Kirksey Funeral Home in Morganton with Pastor Michael Gantt officiating. Interment will follow at Burke Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at the funeral home. Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.kirkseymorganton.com.

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