BRANDON, James F.
"Jimmie," 65, of Wilsons, Va., passed away on Saturday, November 24, 2012. He was an Angus cattle farmer and retired supervisor with the Virginia Department of Transportation. He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Carla Wilkinson Brandon; granddaughter, Destrie DeVine of Prince George County; brother-in-law, John Wilkinson of Kill Devil Hills, N.C.; many devoted cousins, especially Brenda Johnson (Ernie) of Richmond, Granville Brandon (Brenda) of Wilsons, Beverly Brandon Pressley (Clark) of Florida, and Carlton Brandon of Virginia Beach; and his many special friends. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Susan Anne Brandon; and his parents, Berkley and Mable Brandon. The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, at the Joseph McMillian Funeral Home, 1826 Cox Road (Bus. Hwy. 460), near Blackstone. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, November 28, 2012, at Grace United Methodist Church, 1705 Cox Road, Wilsons, Va. 23894, with burial to follow in Lakeview Cemetery, Blackstone. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the of Virginia, 3805 Cutshaw Avenue, Richmond, Va. 23230, or a . mcmillianfuneralhome.com
This obituary was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.