Mr. Jimmy Branton, 79, of Altha, FL, and Blakely, GA, passed away early Sunday morning, January 30, 2011, in Dothan, AL. Funeral services will be held today, Wednesday, February 2, at 11:00 am (CST) at the Altha United Methodist Church with Martha Hyles officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Olive Cemetery in Altha. All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).