Julia Elizabeth Branch Sammons • May 6, 2020
Julia Elizabeth Branch O’Quinn Sammons, was called home on May 6, 2020. She was born December 24, 1929 in Boston, Ga. to Henry and Julia Ward Branch. She grew up and went to school in Monticello, Florida.
Elizabeth worked in Banking for over 40 years with Pensacola Loan and Savings Bank, later Horizons Bank, and was an enthusiastic and active member of Brownsville Baptist Church from 1960 until it closed.
She was an amazing wife, mother, mema, great grandmother, great great-grandmother, sister and friend.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, U. L. O’Quinn, and James Marvin Sammons, Mother and Father, a brother, Eugene Branch, a sister, Estelle Tanton, and her beautiful daughter Julie Wiggins.
She is survived by her three sons, Charles L. “Buddy” O’Quinn (Katie), Gary Sammons (Shirley), both of Pensacola, Florida, and a son, Craig Sammons (Jill) of Littleton, Co and son in Law J. C. “Buddy” Wiggins. Also,10 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren, one great great-grandchild, numerous nieces, nephews, and friends.
Her love, Christian faith, and wisdom, was apparent to everyone she encountered, and made us all stronger and better people. She will be missed, but never forgotten.
A private memorial service will be held at Pensacola Memorial Gardens on Monday, June 15, 2020 at 10am.
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