Ronnie Wilbert Brannan, 72, died on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021, at Prisma Health Tuomey Hospital.

Born in Smithfield, North Carolina, he was a son of the late Wilbert and Frances Brannan.

Mr. Brannan was a retired civil engineer with the N.C. Department of Transportation.

Surviving are a son, Ronnie Wilbert Brannan II of Selma, North Carolina; a stepdaughter, Wanda Blizzard of Smithfield; two step-grandchildren, Harrison Howell and Reagan Howell; and a sister, Vickie Richardson (George) of Selma.

He was preceded in death by his twin sister, Connie Jackson.

Services will be held in North Carolina.

Online condolences may be made at

Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad St., Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements, (803) 775-9386.