ARIZONA - Iona Faye Branum, 90, of Chandler, Arizona, a retired lead assembly foreman for Lockheed, died Tuesday, March 1, 2011, at her residence.

Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Lacy Funeral Home Chapel with Philip McNamaro officiating. Burial will be at Erath Gardens of Memory Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Lacy Funeral Home.

Faye was born May 9, 1920 to the late William T. and Essie (Rine) Foster in Hamlin. She married Robert Coleman Branum on March 26, 1940 in Glen Rose. He preceded her in death on July 24, 1994.

Faye was a member of the Church of Christ.

Survivors include daughters, Diana Salisberry of Chandler, AZ, Pat Branum of Chandler AZ, LaVerne Branum of Chandler, AZ; sister, Edna Williams of Fort Worth; grandchildren, Scott Salisberry, Troy Salisberry, Shawn Salisberry, Sheri Corallo, Karen Wilshire, Kathi Snyder, Gina Guillot and Michael Guillot; 10 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson.

Memorials may be made to The American Cancer Society or Hospice of the Valley, Arizona.

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