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Helen Shaw Fraley

Wednesday, November 14, 2001

Helen Shaw Braswell Fra-ley, 84, daughter of the late William Herbert Braswell and Emma Test Johnson Braswell was born Sept. 14, 1917 in Alton, Mo., and died Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2001 in Thayer, Mo.She was married in Tennes-see to George Raymond Fraley who preceded her in death.She was a member of the Thayer Freewill Baptist Church; was a loving wife, devoted mother, and grandmother, and will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.Survivors include five children, Mary Helen Fisher and husband, James of Phillipsburg, Mo., Frances Ruth Lafferty and husband, Jerry of Rogersville, Mo., Phyllis Carol Moffis and husband, Alvin of Thayer, George Raymond Fraley II and wife, Cynthia of Alton, and Carl Greg Fraley and wife, Dianna of Couch, Mo.; two brothers, Thomas Joe Braswell and wife, Vernice of Texas, and Bob Braswell and wife, Patsy of Alton; one sister, Bonna Merle Hunt of Cape Girardeau, Mo.; one sister-in-law, Sarah Neal; one special niece, Charlene Weyand; and 11 grandchildren.She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; one brother, Hugh Braswell; three sisters, Edward Eckert, Anna Ruth Braswell, and Nancy Evans.Graveside services were Thursday, Nov. 8, 2001 at 2 p.m. at the Thayer Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc. of Thayer, Mo., with Rev. Grover Pingleton officiating. Pallbearers were Carl Fraley, Dan Fraley, Dale Eckert, George Fraley II, Rolla Fraley, Jr., and Scott Braswell.