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Michael Gerome Brantley Sr.

August 28, 1963 ~ August 15, 2021 (age 57)

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Michael Gerome Brantley Sr.

Michael G. Brantley, Sr. of Millsboro, DE and formerly of West Deptford, NJ passed away at home on Sunday, August 15, 2021. He was 58 years old.

He was born in Marion, SC on August 28, 1963, to Marie Brantley and the late James M. Cross.

Michael was a Trucker for Kreilkamp Trucking Incorporated for five years. He loved to fish, work on cars and audio/visual equipment, music, nutrition and weightlifting. Michael met and married Balinda Holsey on October 4, 1990.  

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife of 30 years, Balinda Brantley; two sons, Michael G. Brantley Jr. of California City, CA, Vincent D. Johnson Jr. of Darby, PA; two brothers, David Brantley and James Hyman; nine sisters, Sabrina King, Carmen Cook- Strickland and brother-in-law Keith, Lee Anna McKeyfin, Ruth Curry,  Angela Hyman, Tanisha  Tennie, Lois Wheeler, Shaila Cross, and Shilla Cross, ; three grandchildren, Jamiyah, Rashadd, Vincent D. III.   Michael is also survived by his father-in-law Robert L. Holsey and mother-in-law Janie Holsey as well as a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews cousins, extended family and friends.

A funeral will be held at 12:30 PM on Monday, August 23, 2021, at the Watson Funeral Home, 211 S.  Washington St., Millsboro, DE  19966 where friends may call from 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM for viewing and visitation.  Interment to follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park. 26808 Dupont Blvd, Millsboro, DE 19966. 

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to help offset final expenses to be sent to Balinda via CashApp to $designsbybali.

 

Electronic condolences via www.watsonfh.com

 

 

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Services

Viewing
Monday
August 23, 2021

11:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Watson Funeral Home
211 S. Washington St.
Millsboro, DE 19966

Funeral Service
Monday
August 23, 2021

12:30 PM
Watson Funeral Home
211 S. Washington St.
Millsboro, DE 19966

Interment
Monday
August 23, 2021

WOODLAWN MEMORIAL PARK
RT 113
MILLSBORO, DE 19966

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