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Dean Ellis Branyon

June 22, 1948 - January 18, 2022

Dean Ellis Branyon, 74, of Mills River, passed away at home on January 18, 2022.

Dean was loved by all who knew him. He worked for Lowes for many years as a customer service representative, and he was a dedicated member of Maple Hill Baptist Church. His work and his church family were very important to him, and he will truly be missed.

Dean is survived by his wife of 15 years, Shirley Phelps Branyon; his daughter, Joy Ryan; his step-daughter Therese Gordon; his step-son Jimmy Burrel and step-daughter Shawn Young; eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at a later date at Maple Hill Baptist Church.

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