The Bryan - College Station Eagle

Raymond Goree Bracewell
Sept. 14, 1915 — Feb. 21, 2003

BEDIAS — Services for Raymond Goree Bracewell, 87, of Bedias are set for 2 p.m. Sunday at the Bedias Baptist Church.

The Rev. Jerald Brown of the Bedias Baptist Church will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Arrangements are under the direction of Southern Heritage Funeral Home in Bedias.

Mr. Bracewell died Friday.

He was born in Bedias and was a member of the Bedias Baptist Church since 1952. He was ordained a deacon in 1940 and was a past choir director for the church. He was past president of the Bedias Civic Club, was a board member of the Bedias Cemetery Association and was the owner of the Bedias Supply Co. for over 25 years.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Harman Bracewell of Bedias; two sons and a daughter-in-law, Gene Bracewell of Bedias and Jerry and Pat Bracewell of Houston; a daughter and son-in-law, Linda and Jimmy Massey of Needville; nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and numerous other relatives.


 

Southern Heritage Funeral Home:

Raymond G. Bracewell
Funeral services for Raymond Goree Bracewell, 87, of Bedias were conducted Sunday, Feb. 23, 2003, at the Bedias Baptist Church. Rev. Jerald Brown officiated. Burial followed at Bedias Baptist Cemetery.

Bracewell was born Sept. 14, 1915, in Bedias and died on Friday, Feb. 21, 2003. He married Mary Harman, also of Bedias, in 1934. Bracewell loved family, fishing, hunting and ranching. He was ordained a Deacon in 1940, and in 1952, joined the Bedias Baptist Church as Deacon. He was also past choir director for the church. Bracewell was also past president of the Bedias Civic Club, board member for the Bedias Cemetery Association, and was owner for 25-plus years of the Bedias Supply Co.

Survivors include wife Mary Bracewell; two sons, Gene Bracewell of Bedias and Jerry Bracewell and wife Pat of Houston; daughter Linda Massey and husband Jimmy of Needville; nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.

Pallbearers included Will Bracewell, Zach Bracewell, Ryan Bracewell, Russell Bracewell, Justin Hendrick, and Cash and Corey Hendrick. Deacons of the Bedias Baptist Church served as honorary pallbearers.

Southern Heritage Funeral Home of Bedias was in charge of arrangements.


Madisonville Meteor

Raymond G. Bracewell

Funeral services for Raymond Goree Bracewell, 87, of Bedias were conducted Sunday, Feb. 23, 2003, at the Bedias Baptist Church. Rev. Jerald Brown officiated. Burial followed at Bedias Baptist Cemetery.
Bracewell was born Sept. 14, 1915, in Bedias and died on Friday, Feb. 21, 2003. He married Mary Harman, also of Bedias, in 1934. Bracewell loved family, fishing, hunting and ranching. He was ordained a Deacon in 1940, and in 1952, joined the Bedias Baptist Church as Deacon. He was also past choir director for the church. Bracewell was also past president of the Bedias Civic Club, board member for the Bedias Cemetery Association, and was owner for 25-plus years of the Bedias Supply Co.
Survivors include wife Mary Bracewell; two sons, Gene Bracewell of Bedias and Jerry Bracewell and wife Pat of Houston; daughter Linda Massey and husband Jimmy of Needville; nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers included Will Bracewell, Zach Bracewell, Ryan Bracewell, Russell Bracewell, Justin Hendrick, and Cash and Corey Hendrick. Deacons of the Bedias Baptist Church served as honorary pallbearers.
Southern Heritage Funeral Home of Bedias was in charge of arrangements.


Madisonville Meteor

FTR Raymond Goree Bracewell

Raymond Goree Bracewell, 87, of Bedias passed away on Friday, Feb. 21. Funeral services for Mr. Bracewell were held on Sunday, Feb. 23 at the Baptist Church in Bedias with Rev. Jerald Brown officiating. Burial followed at Bedias Baptist Cemetery.
Mr. Bracewell was born Sept. 14, 1915 in Bedias and married Mary Harman, also of Bedias, in 1934.
He is survived by his wife, two sons: Gene Bracewell of Bedias and Jerry Bracewell and his wife, Pat, of Houston; one daughter: Linda Massey and husband, Jimmy, of Needville; nine grandchildren; six great grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.
Mr. Bracewell, who loved family, fishing, hunting and ranching, was ordained a Deacon in 1940 and in 1952, joined the Bedias Baptist Church as Deacon and was also past choir director for the church. He was also past president of the Bedias Civic Club, board member for the Bedias Cemetery Association, and was owner for 25-plus years of the Bedias Supply Company.
Pallbearers were: Will Bracewell, Zach Bracewell, Ryan Bracewell, Russell Bracewell, Justin Hendrick, Cash and Corey Hendrick. Deacons of the Bedias Baptist Church are serving as Honorary Pallbearers.

Southern Heritage Funeral Home of Bedias was in charge of arrangements.