I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith. 2 Timothy 4:7
Lucille Brandon was born in Shreveport, La. May 22, 1914 to Johnny Watson and Sophia Kelly Watson.
She resided in Orange, Tx for the last 69 years. Upon arrival in Orange, Tx she united with St. Paul CME Church. She was a faithful member where she served in the choir, mission, mission treasurer, stewardess, and many other areas in the church.
She was active member of Heroines of Jericho.
She enjoyed reading her Bible and attending Orange Nutrition Center where she socialize with other Senior Citizens. She was a devoted Prayer Warrior. She had a passion for Dressing and wearing her White Diamond Perfume. Her day was not complete until she had her ‘tootsie pop’ candy.
Married to Joseph Brandon Sr. until his death (February 1963). From this union came one daughter, Louise Robinson (Joseph). She was Leaga Guardian to Six – Adele Odell, Michael Odell (Virginia), Tammy Reed-Taylor (Bennie), Rosetta Roy, Pastor, Anthony Reed (Edwina), and Sonya Reed-Stephenson. She also leaves to cherish her memories 14 Grandchildren, 17 Great Grandchildren, several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, 1 son, parents and 12 siblings.
Funeral services will be Saturday, March 19 at St. Paul Methodist Church at 1 p.m. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the church. Burial will follow in Magnolia Cemetery under direction of the Geter Funeral Home.