Jesse Lee Branch, Jr.

December 20, 1971 ~ January 19, 2019 (age 47)



Jesse “Lee” Branch, Jr.,  47, of 2357 N Pevine Road, passed away Saturday, January 19, 2019 at Sampson Regional Medical Center.

Funeral will be held at 1 PM, Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at Crumpler-Honeycutt Funeral Home with the Rev. John Hobbs officiating.  Interment will be in the Clinton City Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 6 PM – 8 PM, Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at Crumpler-Honeycutt Funeral Home and at other times at the home.

Lee, born in 1971, was the son of the late Jessie Lee Branch, Sr. and Betty Jane Bass Branch.  He was a painter in the new construction industry. 

Survivors include: wife of eleven years, Lori Prescott Branch; mother, Betty Branch; brothers, Larry Lee Branch (Jodie) and Ricky Branch; special nieces and nephews, Logan Dowless Batten, Mary- Cathryn Batten, Anna Gail Prescott and Zachary Landon Prescott; brother-in-law, Sammy Prescott (Ryan); and mother and father-in-law, Terry and Anne Prescott.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Southeastern Cancer Care “Cures for the Colors” in care of Southeastern Medical Oncology, 211 Beaman Street, Clinton, NC  28328.

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