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Ida Lee (White) Brasher (06-25-2015)
Ida Lee Brasher, 92, of Farmerville, Louisiana, went to
be with the Lord on June 21, 2015, following a brief illness
at Glenwood Regional Medical Center.
Born November 25, 1922 in Strong, Arkansas, she was
the daughter of the late Robert Lee White and Mittie Burson
White. She married the late James Coy Brasher, and
during their 50 years of marriage lived in Truxno, El Dorado,
Shreveport, and then made Farmerville their home
in 1952. She was a member of Conway Baptist Church.
A talented seamstress and quilter, she also enjoyed her
flower gardens, reading and cooking for family gatherings.
Ida Lee was a devoted, loving, kind, gentle, and generous
wife and mother of four children.
She is preceded in death by: Her parents; her husband;
sons Atly Brasher and Yancy Brasher; son-in-law, Bob
Hajec; and brother, J.M. White.
Ida Lee is survived by: Her daughters – Judy Brasher
Riser and her husband Bob Tom Riser of Downsville,
Sherry Brasher Hajec of Aiken, S.C., and daughterin-
laws, Karen Fisher Brasher of Cox’s Creek, Ky. and
Colleen Brasher of West Monroe. She is also survived by
grandchildren Seth Riser and his wife Julie, Adam Riser
and his wife Shay, Jared Riser, all of Downsville, Courtney
Brasher of West Monroe, Caleb Brasher and his wife Lia of
Windermere, Florida, Allison Hajec of Charleston, South
Carolina, and Brandon Hajec of Aiken, South Carolina.
Her great-grandchildren are Abram, Austin, Savannah,
Carson, Shelby, Sunni, and Charlie Riser all of Downsville.
Visitation was held from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 23,
2015, at Farrar Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services
will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 24, 2015, at
Conway Baptist Church with Rev. Jerry Whitman and
Rev. Paul Carter officiating. Burial will follow in Conway
Baptist Cemetery.
Pallbearers and honorary pallbearers are Caleb Brasher,
Brandon Hajec, Don McClanahan, Adam Riser, Ben Joe
Riser, Jared Riser, Seth Riser, Bruce Traylor, Robert White
and David Yarbrough.
Memorials may be made to Conway Baptist Church,
4323 Louisiana 549, Marion, La. 71260.
Online messages may be left at farrarfuneralhomeonline.