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Barbara June Branscum

Major Barbara June Tolcher Branscum, wife of Major Richard Branscum, was promoted to glory at 5:25am on Wednesday, June 15, 2022 in Nixa, Missouri.
Barbara was born 10/14/47, in  Covington, VA to  Roy & Violet Tolcher officer parents.  She speaks of her calling as she was TYI in 1963, she describes the meeting and mentioning the sevice she felt was directed to her.  When they started playing and singing the song  "Breathe Upon Me",  " I heard God's voice saying, Now is the accepted time."  It was in 1966, Barbara entered training and Commissioned on June 8, 1968 with the session "Messengers of Faith".
She and Richard married on June 29, 1070, together they had two wonderful children, Christopher and Elizabeth.
Appointments
6/6/1967 Rank: Lieutenant 11/7/2013 Appointment: NSC - Waynesville Corps - Summer Asssignment  
6/9/1968 Rank: Lieutenant/Captain 11/7/2013 Appointment: NSC - Lexington Corps - Assistant Corps Officer oup: 11/27/1968 Rank: Lieutenant/Captain 11/7/2013 Appointment: NSC - Greensboro Corps - Assistant Corps Officer 4/27/1969 Rank: Lieutenant/Captain 11/7/2013 Appointment: NSC - Reidsville Corps - Assistant Corps Officer  6/18/1969 Rank: Lieutenant/Captain 11/7/2013 Appointment: TEX - Tyler Corps - Assistant Corps Officer
 10/8/1969 Rank Lieutenant/Captain 11/7/2013 Appointment: TEX - Pasadena Corps - Assistant Corps Officer  6/29/1970 Rank: Captain/Major 11/7/2013 Appointment: TEX - Austin Corps - Assistant Corps Officer 
2/3/1971 Rank: Captain/Major 11/7/2013 Appointment: KTN - Nashville North Corps - Corps Officer
6/14/1972 Rank: Captain/Major 11/7/2013 Appointment: KTN - K-T DHQ - Special Work - Pro Tem 
8/30/1972 Rank: Captain/Major 11/7/2013 Appointment: KTN - Louisville Citadel Corps - Corps Officer 
11/12/1973 Rank: Captain/Major 6/16/2022  11/7/2013 Appointment: TEX - Victoria Corps - Corps Officer
9/1/1976 Rank: Captain/Major 11/7/2013 Appointment: TEX - Plainview Corps - Corps Officer Command/Group: 6/22/1977 Rank: Captain/Major 11/7/2013 Appointment: ALM - Greenwood Corps - Corps Officer 
8/6/1996 Rank: Captain/Major 11/7/2013 Appointment: TEX - Austin Corps - Assistant to the Corps Administrator  6/23/1999 Rank: Captain/Major 11/7/2013 Appointment: TEX - Borger Corps - Corps Officer Command/Group: 10/1/2003 Rank: Captain/Major 11/7/2013 Appointment: TEX - Borger Service Center - Director Command/Group: 6/24/2009 Rank: Major 11/7/2013 Appointment: TEX - Houston Harbor Light - Corps Office
Served the Lord for over 27 years in active service before entering retirement.
The Branscum's served in and retired from the Southern Territory spending much of their time in Texas. Major Richard has been ministering to Barbara for the last couple years as her health declined.
Together they have two children Christopher Branscum from Highland, Missouri & Elizabeth Branscum Bovender, Grandberry, TX,  seven grandchildren , her brother Roy Tolcher, Ray Tolcher, Raymond Tolcher, John Branscum nephew, Major Shannon Winters niece and Major Ron Key cousin.

Condolences

Major Richard Branscum 

Castlewood Senior Living

1534 N. Old Castle Rd. Room 206

Nixa, MO   65714

Cell Phone: (214) 980-2599


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