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Broadus Markle

Born: Sun., Dec. 27, 1942
Died: Thu., Apr. 23, 2015


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Sun., Apr. 26, 2015
Location: Wilson-Shamblin-Smith Funeral Home

Funeral Service

4:00 PM Sun., Apr. 26, 2015
Location: Wilson-Shamblin-Smith Funeral Home

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Broadus Markle, 72, of Maysel departed this life on Thursday, April 23, 2015 at CAMC-General after a sudden illness.
Born on December 27, 1942 in Bentree, he was the son of the late Norval and Maysel (Mullins) Markle.
In addition to his parents, Broadus was preceded in death by his brothers, Robert Markle, Boyd Markle, and William Markle and a sister, Dorothy Roop.
He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Ella Mae Markle of Maysel; daughters, Sherri Markle- Ramsey and  Jimmy and Susan Bodkins of Lizemores; grandchildren, Shani Berry, Hannah Holcomb and Jakob Bodkins; foster-granddaughter, Nicole Flint; sisters, Charlotte (George) Johnson and Barbara Truman; several nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Broadus was known as “Pappy” to many of the younger generation.  He was a good role model to all who knew him. He was a born again Christian of the Baptist faith, a Mason of Clay County Lodge #97 AFAM, 32o member of Charleston Scottish Rite, and a Board member and firefighter for Clay Volunteer Fire Department.
Funeral service will be held 4:00 p.m.,  Sunday, April 26, 2015 at Wilson-Shamblin-Smith Funeral Home, Clay, with Minister Allen Legg officiating. Burial will be in Clay Memorial Gardens, Clay.
Friends may call 2 hours prior to the service.
The family would like to extend a big thank you to Danny and Angela Berry and Sara Lanham for being with us through this difficult time.
On-line condolences may be sent to the family at www.carlwilsonfuneralhome.com
Wilson-Shamblin-Smith Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Markle family.

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Susan Wolfe
   Posted Sat April 25, 2015
I'm so sorry. He was always so nice to me. I always thought a lot of Broad. He left us way too soon and he will be missed.

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