Bonnie Williams Braswell, age 88, of Lenoir, passed away Saturday, October 9, 2021 with family by her side.
She was born October 26, 1932, in Caldwell County, to the late Clyde and Elsie Pritchard Williams. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Yale Braswell; three brothers, W.R. Williams, Clinton Williams, and Kenneth Williams; and one sister, Austine Moody.
Mrs. Braswell was strong in her faith and loved her Lord dearly. She attended Blessed Hope Advent Christian Church and Resurrection Hope Church of God and loved worshiping with her church family. She took great pride in her faith and strong Christian values and although she never had her license she always found a way for her children to go to church. Among her fondest memories were times spent with her family and especially her beloved grandchildren, they would spend their weekends playing basketball, coloring, working puzzles, and playing video games. She was fun loving and enjoyed gathering with her family to make precious memories. Bonnie will be remembered for the unwavering love, care, and devotion she had to her family, friends, and most importantly her Lord and Savior.
Those left to cherish her memory include four daughters, Kim Tilger of Lenoir, Sherri Deck of Lenoir, Charlene Story and husband Stephen of Granite Falls, and Darlene Richardson of Lenoir; one brother, Cecil Williams of Lenoir; two sisters, Clarice Griffin of Lenoir, and Janice Laws of Hudson; seven grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at 11:00 A.M. at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens conducted by Rev. James Ritch.
Memorial contributions may be made to Amorem Hospice, 902 Kirkwood Street NW, Lenoir, NC 28645.
Online condolences may be left at www.greer-mcelveenfuneral
Greer-McElveen Funeral Home and Crematory is assisting the Braswell family.