Born 10-19-1936 -- Died 2-10-2005
Vera J. Roberts Brawley, 68, of Ozark Acres died Feb. 10, 2005, at her residence.
Born Oct. 19, 1936, in Wilson, Ark., she was the daughter of Charles Marion Stafford and Ollie Jane Randolph Stafford. She was a member of the American Legion and was a homemaker.
Survivors include three sons -- Ronald Brawley of Tuscaloosa, Ala., Michael Brawley of Indiana, and Russell Brawley of Wirth; a daughter, Kathy Sanchez of Ozark Acres; two brothers -- Everett Stafford of Tupelo, Miss., and Ellis Stafford of Sheffield, Ala.; a sister, Nancy Smart of Sheffield; 25 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Jyles Edward Brawley; and two sons -- Josephy Brawley and Jyles Brawley Jr.
The funeral was Feb. 12 at Tri-County's Cherokee Chapel with Larry Sellers officiating. Burial was in Providence Cemetery in Leighton, Ala.
Arrangements were under the direction of Tri-County's Cherokee Chapel of Highland.