Don Broome was born in Asheville, NC and is the son of W.E. & Dot Broome. He graduated from Lee H. Edwards High School and Dallas Institute-Gupton-Jones College of Mortuary Science. Don formerly was employed by Baptist Hospital-Bowman Gray School of Medicine in the department of Pathology. He is a member of Rogersville Presbyterian Church.
Don is married to Sharon Roberts Broome, daughter of the late Jerry and Helen Lunsford Roberts. Sharon is a graduate of Mars Hill College with a bachelor degree in music. They have two daughters, Kristin and Meredith.
Kristin Broome Uhde, Ph.D., M.P.H., tropical and infectious disease epidemiologist at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA. Son-in-law, Jochen Uhde, electrical engineer for SIEMENS. Kristin and Jochen are members of First Baptist Church of Atlanta, GA.
Meredith Broome Bachman is a graduate of Carson-Newman College with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a graduate of Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service, Atlanta, GA. Meredith is affiliated with Broome Funeral Home, Inc and a Registered nurse at Ballad Health Hawkins County Memorial Hospital Emergency room, Rogersville. Son-in-law, Jarrod Bachman, Journeyman Lineman for Holston Electric Cooperative. Jarrod and Meredith attend Providence Church in Church Hill, TN.