Leonard Dale “Lenny” Branum


Leonard Dale “Lenny” Branum, 65, of Columbus passed away Monday, November 22, 2021 at his residence. He was born February 8, 1956 in Columbus, a son of the late Cecil and Juanita (Donnell) Branum. Lenny was a truck driver throughout his life and he enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was a U. S. Army veteran.

Surviving is his long-time friend and companion, Tina Mack; sons, Justin Branum and Jimmy Dale Branum; brothers, James (Mary) Branum and Kevin Branum; and a granddaughter, all of Columbus. He was preceded in death by brothers, Billy Branum; Ronnie Branum and Robert Branum and a sister, Vickie Huntsman.

Visitation is 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM Sunday, November 28, 2021 at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home in Columbus. Funeral service is 1:30 PM Monday, November 29, 2021 at the funeral home with visitation one hour prior. Burial will be in Garland Brook Cemetery of Columbus.

You are invited to view Lenny’s video tribute, light a virtual candle and send a message to the family via the funeral home website, www.jewellrittman.com.