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Beeman Custer Brantley

August 10, 1925 ~ August 4, 2018 (age 92)


Brantley Funeral Home of Wrightsville announces the death of Beeman Custer Brantley 92 of Dublin, passed away Saturday morning, August 4, 2018 after an extended illness. Mr. Brantley was born in Scott, GA to the late Cleo William Brantley and Blanche “Smith” Brantley. Mr. Brantley was married to his loving wife, Velma Frances Hollis. They were married in Macon, GA April 21, 1946. Beeman was a member of the Mandarin Masonic Lodge in Jacksonville, FL for 50 years + as a Emeritus Member. He was a member of Bethsaida Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his sister; Mary Lelia Scarborough and a brother -n-law, Junie Scarborough.

Funeral services will be held at Bethsaida Baptist Church, 2519 Hwy. #80 West in Dublin, 31021. Services will be conducted Wednesday morning, August 8, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. Pastor Kevin Watkins his grandson and Rev. Tom Harrison will be officiating. Masonic burial will follow in the church cemetery by Rev. Brad Ball and the Dublin Masonic Lodge #75.

Visitation will be held in the church one hour before service time.

Mr. Brantley is survived by his wife, Velma Frances Brantley; three children, Martha Regina Dollison of Dublin, Sandra Louise Thomas (Charles Edward) of Alachua, FL, and James Wesley Brantley (Maureen) of East Dublin; one brother, Charles Wayne Brantley (Ruby) of McIntyre, GA, Ten Grandchildren, Seventeen Great-grandchildren, Twenty Four Great-great grandchildren, Aunt Jeanette Coleman, several Nieces and Nephews and Cousins.

Pallbearers to serve for Mr. Brantley will be Kyle Watkins, Kaleb Watkins, Thomas Matlock, Charles Brantley, James N. Brantley, and Rayce Foster.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Johnny NeSmith, Elmer Williams, Mike Wolfe, Tommy Craft, and Tommy Foster.

The family has requested that in lieu of flowers that donations be given to Serenity Hospice of Dublin, 520 Hillcrest Parkway, Dublin, GA 31021.

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