February 17, 1983 - July 20, 2021
Steven Justin Branch, age 38, of Elizabethton, Tennessee passed away on Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at the Johnson City Medical Center. Steven was born in Bristol, Tennessee to Hazel Marie (Reed) Branch and the late Jack Harrison Branch, Jr. In addition to his father, Steven was also preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Jack Harrison Branch, Sr. Steven worked at Rite Screen in Elizabethton and was a wonderful husband, father, son and friend. He loved spending time with his wife and son, fishing and working on cars. Steven was known for his kindness and his wonderful sense of humor- he was quite a jokester. Those left to cherish Steven’s many wonderful memories, in addition to his mother, include his wife of twelve years, Melinda Michelle Morris Branch, of the home; his son, Jonathan James Branch, also of the home; two step children, Andrew and Tiffany Tanner; a sister, Dee Jay Branch, of Troutsville, Virginia; four nieces, Mercedes Edwards, Kierah Hight, Evangeline Baker and Jaden Coleman; two nephews, Bentley Morris and Skylar Richter; a great nephew, Jaxon Keith; several aunts and uncles; his fathers-in-law, Terry Morris, Sr. and Dwayne Batich; his mother-in-law, Annette Batich; his brother-in-law, Terry Morris Jr. and wife Heather; and a sister-in-law, Kristina Hight and husband Cody. Many cousins and a multitude of friends also survive. A service to celebrate the life of Steven Justin Branch will be conducted at 2:00 PM on Saturday, July 24, 2021 in the Chapel of Peace of Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton with Pastor Justin Deaton officiating. The family will receive friends from 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM in the funeral home chapel, prior to the service on Saturday. The graveside service will follow at Wilson Cemetery in the Stoney Creek Community of Elizabethton. Active pallbearers will be Terry Morris, Sr., Terry Morris, Jr., Dwayne Batich, Cody Hight, Torry Kelly and Dakota Whitaker. Online condolences may be shared with the family on our website, www.tetrickfuneralhome.com. Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton is honored to serve the Branch family. Office 423-542-2232, service information line, 423-543-4917.
Steven Justin Branch, age 38, of Elizabethton, Tennessee passed away on Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at the Johnson City Medical Center. Steven was born in Bristol, Tennessee to Hazel Marie (Reed) Branch and the late Jack Harrison Branch, Jr. In... View Obituary & Service Information
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