Mrs. Brannon's Grandson Dies After Accident
William Joseph Brannon of Conroe, fifteen year old grandson of Mrs. Bettie Brannon of Coleman, died Sunday evening May 5, 1968, from injuries received in a motorcycle accident. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, May 8, at 10:00 a.m. in the Catholic Church at Conroe with burial in the Conroe Cemetery.
Survivors include his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ted Brannon of Conroe, one sister, Beth Brannon of Conroe; three brothers, Charles Brannon, a student at the University of Texas in Austin, Bob Brannon and Steve Brannon, both of Conroe; two grandmothers, Mrs. Brannon of Coleman and Mrs. Kimbell of Houston.
His parents offered his heart and kidney for transplant operations. A surigal team team at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital in Houston performed the heart transplant operation shortly before midnight Sunday. James B. Cobb, 48, of Alexandria, Louisiana was the patient.
Also Sunday evening the youth's kidney was transplanted in a separate operation to William C Kaiser, 41, of Odessa.
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