Timothy Ray ""Timm"" Branch(1966 - 2013)

Timothy Ray Branch, 47 of Bartlesville, known by family and friends as Timm, passed away unexpectedly Thursday October 10, 2013 from heart complications. Timm was born to Virginia and Junior Branch on April 25, 1966. Timm grew up on a ranch west of Bartlesville where his love for horses, motorcycles and all things wild began. Timm has always greatly enjoyed the Rodeo life, runnin' with the boys and helping out his friends and family any way he could. Timm married Malissa Jacobs in 1984 and had 3 boys, Wade Terrance (28), Justin Naccona (27), and Ethan Wayne (22). Years later, Timm met Allyson Avery and had 2 children, Lane Michael (16) and Shelby Nicole (14). Timm has two grandchildren, Bentley Cole (2) and Talyn Nocona (2). Timm was a very proud father and ""MePaw"" who loved his children and grandchildren whole heartedly. Timm is preceded in passing by both of his parents and a ""brother"" Billy Short. Waiting to meet up with Timm again are his children Wade, Emily and daughter Talyn; Ethan, Jessica, and son Bentley; Justin; Lane; and Shelby. Two sisters, Patti Zeiders and Carol and husband Jerry Sanders. Numerous family members and close friends and his blue heeler sidekick, Lil'Bit. On Friday October 18th, the Kiddie Park will be honoring Timm for his years of service at the Spook-A-Rama Event. On Saturday October 19th, Friends and family will celebrate Timm's life with a bonfire and BBQ. If you would like to attend, please contact a member of the family or one of Timm's many close friends for details.

Published in Examiner-Enterprise from Oct. 16 to Nov. 15, 2013