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Obituary: Artie Elmer Bragg, 89, Adair County, KY

She was a member of a large, respected Adair-Metcalfe County area family. She was a member of the Prices Creek Missionary Baptist Church. She was the widow of the late Willie Jackson Bragg; their union had endured 65 years until his death in 2006

Artie Elmer Bragg, 89, of the Prices Creek Community of Adair Co., KY died Thursday, June 10, 2010, at TJ Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow, KY.

The funeral service will be Sunday, June 13, 2010, at 1pmCT, at Prices Creek Missionary Baptist Church, 1636 Price's Creek RD with Bro. Danny Wayne Sexton and Bro. Danny Dickson officiating. Burial will be in the Bragg Family Cemetery, 100 Bragg Cemetery RD in Western Adair Co, KY. Visitation will be after 2pmCT, Saturday, June 12, 2010, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY.

Artie Elmer Bragg, Adair Co., KY (1920-2010)

She was a daughter of the late Jim Ed and Mary Liz Janes Richards. She was born Thursday, November 11, 1920, and died in Glasgow, Barren Co., KY, Thursday, June 10, 2010, at the age of 89 years, 6 months, and 30 days.

She was a member of the Prices Creek Missionary Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Willie Jackson Bragg, on January 27, 2006.

She is survived by the following:
  • Three sons: Austin and his wife Linda Bragg, Edmonton, KY; William Ray and his wife Brenda Bragg, Glasgow, KY; and Mike Bragg of Columbia, KY

  • One daughter: Lyddie Mae and her husband, Austin Bingham, Glasgow, KY

  • One sister: Opal Kelsay George of Columbia, KY

  • Six grandchildren

  • Six great grandchildren
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY in charge of arrangements.

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