Gary Wayne Branagin

May 11, 1947August 10, 2021

Gary Wayne “Mr. B” Branagin, 74, of Greencastle, passed away on Tuesday, August 10, 2021.

Born May 11, 1947 in Lebanon, IN, he was the son of Gearl and Virginia (Craig) Branagin and was a graduate of Thorntown High School “Class of 1965”.

He was a veteran having served in the United States Air Force and a member of the American Legion.

Gary had owned and operated Branagin Oil Company and Mr. B’s Amoco.

He was a youth baseball coach for over 20 years, known to his players as “Mr. B”. An avid I.U. fan & poker player and loved the Dodgers.

Gary is survived by his wife of 54 ½ years, Darcella (Linton) Branagin; sons, Jerry (Karen) Branagin, David Branagin, Brian (Laura) Branagin, and Randy Branagin; sisters, Karen (Jim) Barnett and Joyce (Mark) Richardson; a brother, Dennis (Veda) Branagin; seven grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

The family will hold a Celebration of Life service for Gary at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Gary to the American Diabetes Assn P.O. Box 7023 Merrifield, VA 22116-7023.