Shirley Ann Brannon, 87-year-old Wyandotte resident, went to her heavenly home on October 5, 2022. Shirley was born in Union, Nebraska on August 27, 1935, to Thorton and Bernadine (Crawford) Lee. She was united in marriage to the love of her life, Bobby Brannon, in April of 1953 and together they raised 4 children. Shirley had many hobbies and interests. She loved attending and being involved at Elk River Baptist Church, enjoying the lake and boating, watching the birds at her bird feeders as well as the pelicans on her lake view. Shirley collected elephants and dolls and enjoyed hitting the flea markets. In her younger years she enjoyed cooking, camping with the family, traveling, and collecting antique cars and going to car shows with her husband. Above all the rest, she loved spending time with all of her grandchildren and family.
Survivors include her children: Timothy Brannon and wife Diana of Thurman, IA, Tina Jones of Bella Vista, AR, Tony Brannon, and Perry Brannon of Wyandotte, OK, brother Gary Lee and wife Vicki of Nebraska City, NE, 14 grandchildren and 30+ great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Bobby Brannon, and brothers: Dee Lee, Ronnie Lee, and Roy Lee.
Visitation will be from 5-7 pm., Monday, October 10, 2022, at the Worley Luginbuel Funeral Chapel. Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Tuesday, October 11, 2022, at the Elk River Baptist Church with Pastor Ed Glasgow officiating. Interment will follow at Olympus North Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at www.honoringmemories.com or on the Worley Luginbuel Facebook page.