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Obituary: Deloris Hare Braswell, 76, native of Adair Co., KY

Mrs. Braswell was a native of Adair County, KY, and a member of a respected family in the Cane Valley area. She leaves many relatives in the Columbia, KY, area. The funeral and burial will be in North Carolina

Deloris Hare Braswell, 76, Boomer, NC, died Friday, August 7, 2009, in Wilkes Regional Medical Center in North Wilkesboro, NC.

The funeral servce will be Monday, August 10, 2009, at 1:00pmET/NoonCT, at Beaver Creek Advent Christian Church, 11665 W NC Highway 268, Ferguson, NC, with Rev. David Blythe officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday, August 9, 2009, from 6-8:00pmET at Reins-Sturdevant Funeral Home, 270 Armory RD, North Wilkesboro, NC.

A native of Adair County, KY, she was born March 20, 1933, to the late Cleve and Elizabeth Arnold Hare.

She was a member of Beaver Creek Advent Christian Church, loved to knit and crochet, bake, cook, and was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother.

Survivors include her husband, Jackie Lee Braswell, Boomer, NC, and the following:
  • One daughter: Marcell Hodges, Columbia, KY

  • Three sons: Mason "Mickey" Smith, Columbia, KY; Mike and his wife Debbie Smith and Mitch and his wife Belinda Smith, all of North Carolina

  • Seven grandchildren: Chris, Drew, and Whitney Hodges; Eric, Kyle, Carmella, and Dalton Smtih

  • Five great grandchildren: Cailey Phipps, Gage Hodges, Abby Hodges, Kaitlyn Friffith, and Madelyn Smith
This obituary information is furnished as a courtesy to the family by Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY
This obituary was made possible through the support of Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, established in 1926, located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia. To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone 270-384-2149, or E-mail: Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.
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