Our staff is comprised of dedicated and licensed professionals with the experience to answer all your questions regarding our services. Please feel free to contact any of our staff members at any time.
Bobby J. Brannen
Bobby has been a licensed Funeral Service Professional for over 30 years. He graduated from Gupton-Jones College of Mortuary Science in 1995 and served as Chaplain of Theta Chapter of Pi Sigma Eta, National Morticians' Fraternity. Bobby started his career with Rimes Mortuary in 1976 and is proud to continue the tradition of family owned as a first generation Funeral Director.
Bobby served as Tattnall County Coroner for over 32 years retiring in 2020. He served as the Glennville Volunteer Fire Cheif for 32 years retiring in 2012. Bobby also served on 5 years on the Georgia Funeral Directors Associtation Board, 2 of which he was president and has continued to be a vital member of GFDA.
Bobby has been married to Betty Ann Smith Brannen for 39 years and they have two children, Joe and Casey. Joe is married to Valorie and they have four children.
Don and Cathy Kennedy
Owner/ Funeral Director
Betty Ann Brannen
Betty Ann has been in the Funeral industry for over 20 years working beside her husband Bobby everyday. She is a native of Glennville and has lived here all her life. Betty Ann is a vital part of the Brannen-Kennedy Family.
Betty Ann is married to Bobby and they have two children, Joe and Casey. Joe is married to Valorie and they have four children.
Casey is a second generation Funeral Director and has been licensed since 2015. She is a 2010 graduate of Tattnall County High School, a 2012 and 2015 graduate of Ogeechee Technical College with a Master Cosmetology Diploma and an Associates of Applied Science in Funeral Service. Casey has been in the funeral industry since she was 16 years old and is proud to continue the tradition of family as she follows in her father's footsteps.
Casey is the daughter of Bobby and Betty Ann Brannen and is married to Evan Strickland. They have one son, Grady Branch Strickland.
Ken is a Funeral Director with Brannen-Kennedy and has been licensed since 2009. He is a graduate of Reidsville High School and Ogeechee Technical College with an Associates of Applied Science in Funeral Service. Ken has been in the Funeral industry for 15 years .
Ken is married to Kim Youngblood Tatum and they have two children, Kay-lyn and Kameron, and three grandchildren.
Eben M. Banks
Funeral Assistant Student
Eben Banks is a funeral assistant student with Brannen-Kennedy Funeral Home. He is a Junior at Tattnall County High School and is a dual enrollment student at Ogeechee Technical College. After graduation, Eben plans to further his education, continuing at OTC to obtain his Associates Degree in Funeral Service.
Eben is the son of Joe and Valorie Banks and the grandson of Bobby and Betty Ann Brannen
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