Peggy Braswell

Peggy Braswell, 77, of Grenada passed away at her home on Tuesday, June 25, 2019. 

Visitation was held from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m., on Thursday, June 27, at Oliver Funeral Home, followed by a graveside service at 3:30 p.m. at Poplar Springs Baptist Church Cemetery near Poplar Creek.  Rev. Brent Barker officiated the service.

Mrs. Braswell was born in Webster County on October 20, 1941, to Vernon and Pattie Cannon Goines.  Mrs. Braswell was the retired owner and manager of Goodyear Tire and Appliance in Grenada, was a Baptist, and attended Emmanuel Baptist Church in Grenada. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest M. Braswell; her parents; her stepfather, Jessie Williams; and a brother, Terry Williams.

Mrs. Braswell is survived by three daughters, Sherry B. Worsham (Lee) and Cindy Sanford (Michael) both of Grenada, and Tina Melton (Todd) of Saltillo; brother, Jessie Williams Jr. of Eupora; three grandchildren, Taylor Worsham (Kelsey), Bradley Sanford, and Ryan Melton; and a great-grandson, Bryson Worsham.

Pallbearers were Jimmy Harrison, Lamar Harrison, Thomas Harrison, Taylor Worsham, Bradley Sanford, Ryan Melton, and Dewey Braswell, with Jeremy Braswell serving as honorary pallbearer.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Poplar Springs Cemetery Fund.

Oliver Funeral Home of Winona (www.ofhwinona.com) handled the arrangements.

Obituaries

Willie B. Carter, 84, passed away at her residence in Pearl on July 3, 2019.