George Newsome Branch, Jr., age 84, of Hopewell passed away peacefully Friday, November 29, 2013. Born April 11, 1929 in Wakefield, he was the son of the late George Newsome Branch, Sr. and Mamie Rebecca Clark Branch. Mr. Branch served his country in the United States Army. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Jacqueline Jones Branch.
Left to cherish his memory is his daughter, Debbie DeVincenzi and her husband, John; his granddaughter, Sheena; great-granddaughters, Kayla and Taylor; and many nieces, nephews and friends.
The family will receive friends on Friday, December 6, 2013 at R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home and Crematory, Wakefield Chapel from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home at 11:00 am Saturday, December 7, 2013. Burial with military honors will follow in the Wakefield Cemetery. Condolences may be posted at www.rwbakerfh.com.