Helen Bates Branch- Age 87, passed away January 19, 2017. She is preceded in death by parents, Cecil and Tennie Bates; husband, James William “Bill” Branch; son, James Michael “Mike” Branch, and two sisters.
She is survived by daughter, Pat (Jim) Orman; grandchildren, J. Gared (Jodie) Orman, Jessica (Scott) Williams, Stephen (Jessica) Branch, and Nicholas Branch; great grandchildren, Clay and Caysen Orman, Madden and Haidyn Gray Williams; three sisters and one brother.
A Celebration of Life will be conducted Tuesday, January 24, 2017, at 2:00pm, at West Harpeth Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Harpeth Hills Memory Gardens. Family will serve as pallbearers. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to Alive Hospice, 1718 Patterson Street, Nashville, TN 37203.
Visitation will be on Monday, January 23, 2017, from 4:00pm until 7:00pm, and Tuesday from 12:00pm noon until time of the service at 2:00pm at WEST HARPETH