October 12, 2007          Diagnosis from Dr. Lee
October 20, 2007          Confirmation Diagnosis Dr. Counce
October 21, 2007          Began Aricept Therapy
October 15, 2008          Began Namenda Therapy
April 10, 2009              Started Exelon Patch
Match 15, 2010             First Infusion in Bapi Clinical Trial
April 23, 2010              Second MRI, scored 15 on Mini Mental Exam Down from 17
June 17, 2010                Second Infusion....think he's getting the Placebo
July 15, 2010               Episode landed me in the hospital with 60 milligrams of Haldal
July 22, 2010                New meds include new BP medicine Norvasc and Seroquel 25mg 3/day
August 6, 2010             Appt with Dr. Counce. Raise Seroquel to 4/day
August 11, 2010           Third MRI, scored 13 on Mini Mental Exam Down from 15
September 1, 2010       Out of the Bapi Trial. Could not tolerate the MRI machine.
Mr. Billy Ray Brantley, age 66, of Pelham passed away Monday, April 9, 2012. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather and a friend to many. An avid hunter and sportsman, he was larger than life. He was a lifelong Shelby County residence and a third generation homebuilder.
He was preceded in death by his parents, JW and Helen Brantley, and a brother, Jimbo. He is survived by his wife, Rhonda Brantley; seven children; Susie Vogel (Bill), Amy Stidham (Mike), Wade Brantley (Angela), Michelle Gill, Mike Burroughs (Joni), Brandon Brantley and Kaitlyn Brantley; two brothers, Richard Brantley (Millie) and Tim Brantley; a sister, Candi Harrington (Ted); and 12 grandchildren, Maddie, Dalton, Bradley, Will, Meghan, Tyler, Andrew, Aidan, Dalson, Preston, Austin and Keaton.

The family will receive friends Thursday, April 12, 2012, from 6-8 p.m. at Currie-Jefferson Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Friday, April 13, 2012, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home chapel with interment following in Jefferson Memorial Gardens, South. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to the Central Alabama Alzheimer’s Association.

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