Edward “Ed” Oliver Bramlett

Seneca, SC– Edward “Ed” Oliver Bramlett, 93, husband of the late Eula Owen Bramlett, of Seneca, passed away Friday, July 29, 2022, at his home. A native of Seneca, SC, he was the son of the late Fred and Mary Ellis Bramlett. He retired from the US Department of Agriculture Research after 30 years of service. He loved his home, working in his yard, and doing projects for his family and friends. He was an avid gardener and a member of Utica Baptist Church.

Ed is survived by his daughters: Teresa Ledford (Richard) of Seneca, SC, and Marsha Melancon (Steve) of Houma, LA, and son, Eric Bramlett (Kathy) of West Union, SC; 5 grandchildren: Danielle Ivey (David), Paul Melancon (Courteney), Anna Melancon, Chris Burton (Kristen), and Joseph Melancon (Kristen); 8 great-grandchildren: Emily Grace Ivey, Lauren Elizabeth Ivey, Ava Claire Burton, August Bramlett Burton, Taylor Renee Melancon, Jean Paul Melancon, Evangeline Clare, and Oliver Miles Melancon; and one sister: Mattie Bell Johns.

In addition to his wife and parents, Ed was predeceased by his infant son: Edward Junior Bramlett; brothers: Dorris Bramlett, Marion Bramlett, Rufus Bramlett, Dennis Bramlett, and Marvin Bramlett; and sister: Wilma Sosby.


The family will receive friends at 1:00 PM with the funeral immediately following at 2:00 PM, Sunday, August 7, 2022, at Davenport Funeral Home in West Union, SC.