Nettie Lou Braswell Forrest
Funeral Date: 1/18/2013

Nettie Lou Braswell Forrest age 91, of Warren, AR. died Tuesday January 15th, at the Bradley County Medical Center. She was born August 21st, 1921 in Sumpter, AR. a daughter of the late Marvin Braswell and Roxie Mae Forrest Braswell. She was a homemaker and a member of the Hermitage Baptist Church and the widow of Opie Ray Forrest whom she married November 12th, 1938 in Hermitage, AR. and he died September 1st 1992. Also preceding her in death were brothers Troy Braswell, Gilford “Bo” Braswell and a sister Lucille Hollingsworth. Survivors include a brother Anthony Braswell, Jefferson, TX.; 2 sisters Linda Welzbacher, Warren, AR. and Kathleen Williams, Jacksonville, TX. Funeral services were 10:00AM Friday, January 18th at the Hermitage Baptist Church with Rev. Daniel Haigwood officiating. Musicians were Nina Harrod, Tony Clay and Jeremy Clay. Burial was in Gravelridge Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Tommy Williams, Phillip Reddin, Shane Vickers, Brian Morgan, Jacob Phillips and Wayne Urrey. Honorary pallbearers were Dr. Kerry Pennington, Sonny Bethea and Deacons of Hermitage Baptist Church. Memorials preferred Gravelridge Cemetery Association; C/O Betty McGhee; 108 Hwy 160 E.; Hermitage, AR. 71647.



Name: Michele Parker
Message: Linda, I'm so sorry for your loss. Ms. Nettie was a special lady...a great witness for our Lord's Kingdom. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Lynn & Gail Wright
Message: We have lost one of our senior saints. Our loss is heaven's gain.

Name: Suzette Russell
Message: Ms. Linda, so sorry to hear of Ms. Nettie's passing. Just letting you know thinking of you.

Name: Chrisann Gannaway
Message: Prayers

Name: Julia and Mildred Ferrell Kim Landford, Kristy Spencer
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Johnny & Paige Grider and Family
Message: Ms Linda, Sorry to hear about Ms Nettie. She was a very sweet neighbor. I know she will be greatly missed. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Jacqualin McDougald Johnson
Message: Linda, thinking of you.

Name: Becky and Hannah Clancy
Message: Grandma Linda, We sure will miss Aunt Nettie, I am praying for you and the rest of the family. Love you

Name: Bonnie Mann
Message: Heaven has welcomed a very special lady with the Homegoing of Ms. Nettie. Will miss her at Hermitage Baptist Church. She was a FAITHFUL SAINT for her Lord.

Name: Johnny Huitt
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: donna Craig McDougald
Message: Ms Linda, you and your family are in our prayers. I have such fond memories of you, your Mom , Bo and Nettie

Name: Tammy Hensley

Name: Sarah Wehland
Message: Linda - Thank you for being there with Aunt Nettie. She is with Uncle Ray. Love Sarah