93 of Huntsville passed away
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at her home. Oletha was born January 31,
1919 in Chariton County, Missouri the daughter of Rev. William Roy and
Elizabeth Myrtle (Grant) Lee. She married Anntorie C. Jones in 1934 he
preceded her in death on December 9, 1969. She later married Jay P.
Bracken in 1978 and he preceded her in death in 1994.
Mrs. Bracken was a member of
Grant Lovell AME Church in Moberly. Before retirement Edna worked as a
presser for the Biltwell factory in Salisbury. She loved playing cards,
cooking, gardening and canning. Edna was an avid St. Louis Cardinals Fan
and Atlanta Braves Fan. She enjoyed spending time with family and
Survivors include one son,
Donald L. Jones and wife Nancy of Fayette, MO; one daughter, Lois
Robinson of Moberly, MO; one brother, Thomas J. Lee and wife Jackie of
Prairie Home, MO; three sister, Ruth Ganaway of Fayette, MO, Naomi
Christian of Higbee, MO, Alva Wilson and husband Woodrow of Colorado
Springs, Co; five generations of grandchildren and host of nieces and
nephews and other relatives.
Edna was preceded in death by
her parents, two husbands Anntorie C. Jones and Jay P. Bracken, two sons
Charles Jones Sr. and Ernest Jones, one daughter Justina Mitchell, one
bother Raymond Lee, one sister Gertrude Mitchell, and four
Funeral Services will be held
at 1:00 PM Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at Patton Funeral Home in
Huntsville. Burial will be in the Huntsville City Cemetery. Visitation
will be held 6:00 to 8:00 PM Tuesday evening at the Funeral Home.
Memorials are suggested to the Grant Lovell AME Church.
Rick & Kalene Summerville, Owners
Summerville Funeral Home
601 E. 24 Hwy
Salisbury, MO 65281
121 N Main
Huntsville, MO 65259