In the early 1970s, banjo player Steve Branner (far left) performed with a bluegrass group called the Back Porch String Band. Other members included (from left) Sam Houston, Steve Whisnand, Louie Biel, John Picklesimer and Jim Bowles.
Architect Steve Branner put in nearly 50 years at the firm of Zando Martin and Milstead. This photo was taken in 1974.
A photo from 2010 commemorates Steve Branner's stop in the Colorado Rockies during a riding event sponsored by the Iron Butt Association.
South Charleston High School awarded Steve Branner his diploma in 1961.
...and I had my fix"
and ride around the neighborhood for 15 minutes...
As a 4-year-old in 1948, Steve Branner started his biking career on a tricycle riding along Kanawha Boulevard.
Gazette photo by LAWRENCE PIERCE.......'BRANNER'.......8x5.43.......Steve Branner.......INNERVIEWS.......5/14/13.......