Rosalea “Jackie” Bragg, 83 of Weston lived with her daughter and son-in-law: Annetta and Teddy Farley went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 following a long illness. She was born in Mabscott, WV on April 3, 1935: daughter of the late Roy Arthur and “Jilly” (Jenkins) Arthur. On November 21, 1953, she married her loving husband, Walter Ernest Bragg, who preceded her in death on April 26, 2009. On the date of her passing, they would have been married 65 years. She was also preceded in death by sisters: Janice Martin and Betty Arthur and brother: Bobby Gene Arthur.
She was survived by 3 children: Annetta L. Farley and husband Teddy of Weston, Tammy Miller and husband James of Mt. Airy, NC and Walter E. Bragg and wife Faith of Crab Orchard, WV, 4 grandchildren: Jamie Bowman of Mt. Airy, NC, Gene Bragg of Greensboro, NC, Billy J. Farley of Weston and Michelle Hefner of Weston, several great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
Jackie was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a tremendous cook taking pride her skills of biscuit making. She loved the outdoors and gardening. Jackie was always there when you needed a shoulder to lean on and will be missed by all who knew her.
A graveside service was held on Tuesday, November 27, 2018, at noon, at the Oak Grove Cemetery in Beckley, WV, with Reverend John Radcliff officiating. Interment will follow services in the family plot beside her loving husband Walter. Online condolences and life stories in memory of Jackie may be expressed at hardman-palettifuneralhome.com.
Hardman-Paletti Funeral Home of Weston is honored and privileged to serve the family of Rosalea “Jackie” Bragg.