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Calvin Arthur Bragg

Thursday, July 1, 2004

Born 8-11-1933 -- Died 6-22-2004

Calvin Arthur Bragg, 70, of Viola, Ark., son of the late Fletchard Lavern and Mary Hamilton Bragg was born on Aug. 11, 1933, at Jamestown, N.Y. He died June 22, 2004, at Elgin, Ill.

He married Margaret Nelle Pickens Jan. 23, 1960, at North Little Rock, Ark., and to this union two children were born.

He spent his working years as a husband, father, grandfather, and a hospital development manager.

He served his country in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict and was a member of the Palatine Methodist Church in Palatine, Ill.

Survivors include his wife, Margaret Nelle Bragg of Elgin, Ill.; a son, Daniel James Bragg and wife, Melissa Ann of St. Charles, Mo.; a daughter, Janice Ann Kullmann of Arlington, Texas; three grandchildren -- Jared Paul Kullmann, Kayleigh Anne Kullmann, and Ty Carson Kullmann. He was preceded in death by his parents.

The funeral was June 26 at Barker Funeral Home Chapel in Salem with Doug Criss officiating. Interment was in Shady Grove Cemetery, at Viola, with arrangements under the direction of Barker Funeral Home of Salem, Ark.

Pallbearers were Daniel Bragg, Jerry Rice, Leroy Crowl and Justin Branscum.

Memorials are preferred to the American Lung Association of Arkansas, 211 Natural Resources Drive, Little Rock, AR 72205-9896.