The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas


July 9, 2013

Toni Brannum

Graveside services for Toni Faye Brannum, 48, of Elkhart, will be 10 a.m. today at Cedar Creek Cemetery under the direction of Herrington / Land of Memory Funeral Home.

Toni passed away Thursday, July 4, 2013, at Trinity Mother Frances Hospital in Tyler.

She was born Nov. 24, 1964, in Dallas, Texas to Jackie McNeese and Frank Rodriguez.  

Toni was a caregiver and a devoted mother and grandmother. She enjoyed poetry, watching movies, and listening to classic rock. She loved to talk about Jesus and play with her grandchildren.  

Survivors include her parents; companion, Eddie Cain; children, Kerri Field, Avin Melton, Sarah Jackson and Kori Juedeman; siblings, Troy Riley, Tobie Rodriguez, Traci Norris, and Travis McNeese; grandchildren, Hayden Melton, Sage Field, Khyann Brown, and Cloey Carrillo; and best friend, Teresa Warner.

Honorary pallbearers will be Travis McNeese, Troy Riley, Avin Melton, Mark Norris, Eddie Cain, and Nathan Juedeman.

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