Submitted by: Janice Etheridge Conway

Published in The Evergreen Courant
Evergreen, Alabama

dated Thursday may 27, 2004


Henry Brandon Palmer, age 73, retired U. S. Army, Korea and Vietnam, died Sunday , may 23, 2004 after a long illness. He was born January 11, 1931 to Henry and Bessie Palmer near Richton, Miss. and later moved to Mobile.

He was preceded in death by his parents , sisters, Sally Palmer, minnie Bickerstaff and Deborah Palmer' and brothers, Willie Palmer, Alton Palmer and James ( Rusty ) Palmer.

Funeral services were held Tuesday may 25, 2004 at 3:30 PM at the Chapel of Forest Park Westheimer Funeral Home.
Burial was in Forest Park Westheimer Cemetery.

Survivors include his wife of 51 years, Dorothy R. Palmer, children, Henry and Sambree Palmer, Gary and Leesa Palmer, Righard and Pam )Palmer, and Keith and Terri Palmer; nine grandchildren and two great grandchildren; four brothers, Donald, Ronnie, Jim and Charlie; five sisters, marie Morris, Betty Lou Mahoney, Faye Walker, Jeanette Allday and Sue Ellen Wade; and a number of cousins, nephews and nieces.