Carolyn Sue Thompson Brannon
Carolyn Sue Thompson Brannon, 66, of Ruston, Louisiana, passed away on October 6, 2012 after an extended illness.
Born September 21, 1946 in Dallas, Texas, Carolyn was a joy to her parents, Ruby and Bernice Thompson. In 1987 she was married to David Brannon and they made their home in Ruston, Louisiana. Carolyn was a licensed beautician and also served as her husband’s right hand at their business, Holstead’s Inc., for fourteen years. She enjoyed shopping and cooking but her most cherished interest was being a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother.
Mrs. Brannon is preceded in death by her parents, Ruby and Bernice Thompson; siblings Jerry and Billy Thompson; and father and mother in law, Jim and Carolyn Brannon.
She is survived by her husband, David Brannon of Ruston, LA; children, Mark Thomas of Dallas, TX, Mike Thomas of Dallas, TX, and Tonya Wohler and husband Mike of Arlington, TX; sister, Phyllis Stephenson of Dallas, TX; and seven beloved grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Thursday, October 11th, 2012 at Restland Funeral Home, 13005 Greenville Ave, Dallas, TX from 6pm to 8pm. A memorial service will be held in the Restland Chapel at 11am on Friday, October 12th, 2012. Inquires may be made to Restland Funeral Home at 972-238-7111.
The family would like to express their heartfelt gratitude to the staff at MD Anderson in Houston, TX and Community Hospice Care in Burleson, TX.