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William L. Bracknell (06-30-2016)
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Funeral services for William L. Bracknell,
90, of
M a r i o n
were held
at 2 p.m.
on Sunday,
26, 2016, in
the chapel
at Farrar
Fune r a l
Home with
Bro. John
Burial was
in Liberty
near Linville,
e r t h e
of Farrar Funeral Home in Farmerville.
Mr. Bracknell, an insurance salesman
for most of his life, went to his heavenly
home June 23, 2016. He was a member of
Spencer Baptist Church and a lifelong
resident of Haile. He enjoyed spending
time with his family and working with
game roosters.
He was preceded in death by: His wife,
Mae Louise Bracknell; parents, J.J. and
Mary Ann Bracknell; three daughters
Ethel Burrell, Mary Green and Cicelia
Obituaries Bracknell; two brothers Ester Bracknell
and Cecil Bracknell; and two sisters Hazel
Bracknell and Artie Bracknell.
Left to cherish his memory are: Three
sons William L. Bracknell Jr. of Rayville,
Timothy Earl Bracknell and wife Bonnie
of Farmerville and Huey Dyess and wife
Dot of Farmerville; five daughters Sadie
Ross of Alabama, Ellen Whitman and
husband Jimmy of West Monroe, Cheryl
Berry and husband Jimmy Berry, Jr.
of Linville, Sandra Keen and husband
Rickey of Marion and Joyce Sellers and
husband Clyde of Linville; numerous
grandchildren, great-grandchildren and
great-great-grandchildren; and many
other relatives and friends.
Grandsons served as pallbearers.
Visitation was from 5-8 p.m. on Saturday,
June 25, 2016 at the funeral home
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