Peggy C. Bracewell, a resident of Headland, died Wednesday afternoon, May 30, 2018 in a Dothan hospital. She was 77.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, June 2, 2018, in Trinity Baptist Church, 15786 U.S. Highway 431, South, Headland with Reverend Dan Sheppard officiating. Burial will follow in Gardens of Memory, between Headland and Dothan. Fuqua-Bankston Funeral Home of Ozark directing. The family will receive friends from 10:00 until 11:00 A.M. Saturday in the church sanctuary.
Flowers will be accepted or memorial contributions may be made to The ALS Association Alabama Chapter, 300 Cahaba Park Circle, Suite 209, Birmingham, AL 35242.
Mrs. Bracewell, daughter of the late Theron Welton Crawford and Venie Mae Woodham Crawford, was a native of Panama City, Florida and formerly lived in Slocomb before moving to Headland in 1973. She worked as a teacher’s aide at Headland Elementary School for several years and later at JC Penney’s in Dothan. Mrs. Bracewell always had a smile for anyone and when you saw her smile a smile came to your face. She was kindhearted and would help anyone in need. Mrs. Bracewell was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Larry Bracewell, a daughter, Carole Blount Scott, her sister, Emmie Aurelia Coe and many others. Surviving relatives include her daughter, Lynn Blount Cole (Larry), Dothan; three sons, Dennis Murphy-Blount (Katia), Fort Walton Beach, FL, Paul Blount (Debbie), Hartford and Chip Blount, Headland; her sister, Maelynn Hatfield (Kenneth), Hartford; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, her special K-9 buddy, Stormy, and a host of other relatives.
The family would like to thank her granddaughter, Hayley Chapman for her loving care for the past eighteen months.
My deepest condolences to you Dennis and your family. I feel privileged to have been able to be around you mom and family a few times. You are in my prayers.
Suzan HaddadDestin, FL
So very sorry hear about mom Peggy .She was a wonderful step mom. Helped me with raising my two girls while I went to work.We all sat at the table as a family when my dad came home from work. I had a lot of great years .She will forever be in my heart.
Never will be forgotten. She's now in no more pain and with my Sweet dad in their own place in heaven.
Rest in peace sweet lady.So sorry I wasn't able to see your dad sweet face for the last time!Love you for all the years you gave me .
Linda BrumbaughHaddock, GA
Dennis, I send you condolences from your friends and colleagues here at the Bureau of Labor Statistics in Atlanta. We still miss you and are thinking about you and your family.
Janet RankinAtlanta, GA
Your mom will be truly missed by many. I always loved seeing her and hugging her and talking to her... Such a Hoot! RIP Peggy, I loved you, jane
Jane ArmstrongDoha, Qatar, AL
I am so sorry to hear of Ms.Peggy passing away,she was a very kind lady.
Gary Wade SmothersHEADLAND, AL
Sorry to hear of your loss! We send our prayers for comfort.
Esther Woodham family
Karen WoodhamMoody, TX
I am so sorry for your loss. LOVED me some Peggy. Have so many great HAPPY memories of our times together. I love you all very much! Praying for you all. 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻❤️❤️❤️❤️😘😘
CHERYL HATFIELD McDANIELHartford, AL