Obituaries for Tues., June 22, 2010

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, June 22, 2010


Robert Clifton Brabham, 84, of Andalusia, died Sat., June 19, 2010, in Bay Minette.

He was born Dec. 11, 1925, to Robert and Kate Brock Brabham. He served in the Army during World War II and was the principal of Church Street Elementary School until his retirement.

Funeral services were held Mon., June 21, from Foreman Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Phillip Gandy officiating and eulogies given by Betty Kleis and Mary Wilson, both former teachers of Church Street Elementary School. The burial followed in Andalusia Memorial Cemetery. Special music was provided by John Stewart.

Survivors include his wife, Dannie Brabham of Andalusia; his son and daughter-in-law, Shannon C. and Shannon Leigh Brabham of Waynesboro, Miss.; his daughter and son-in-law, Sheila and Steve Golden of Goshen; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a brother and sister-in-law, Haynes and Emily Brabham of Jay, Fla.; and sisters, Jane Waters, Kathryn Anderson of Daleville and Lavon Brown of Enterprise.

Pallbearers were Ricky Jones, Thagard Colvin, Kim Dyess, Barry Clark, John Loflin and Bill Hamiter.

The family requests no flowers; instead, memorials that be made to the Covenant Hospice or the charity of your choice.

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