Grace Sammons Brammell, 105, of Grayson went to be with her Lord Thursday June 21, 2018 at her residence in Pactolus surrounded by her loving family. Grace was born February 16, 1913 at Johns Run, a daughter of the late William Franklin and Millie Rucker Sammons. In addition to her parents, Grace was preceded in death by her loving husband of over 59 years in 1996, Fred Powers Brammell; a daughter, Glenna Brammell Morris Sturgill; an infant grandson, Jeremy Bush; and an infant granddaughter, Dewan Morris; her siblings, Reba Hensley; Raymond Sammons; Hazel Bowling; George Sammons; Blanche Sammons; Bert Sammons; Orma Sheets; Charlotte Reaguer and Vernon Sammons.
Grace was a 45 year member of the Lindsey Pactolus Homemakers Club and was recently awarded the Sunshine Award for her years of service to the club. She was also a 60 year member of the Pactolus Methodist Church and past President of the Women’s Missionary Society at the church. Grace was also a founding member of the Lindsey Pactolus Community Club.
Grace was a loving mother and grandmother. One of her greatest accomplishments was her family. She enjoyed spending time with her many descendants and cooking wonderful meals for them on holidays and other special occasions and family events.
Grace is survived by her children, Madonna (John) Bush; George (Barbara) Brammell both of Grayson; Dr. Fred (Susan) Brammell of Richmond and Dr. Timothy (Debbie) Brammell of Nicholasville. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Johnda(Carl) Blevins, Rebecca(Bryan) Greenhill, Angie(Art) Daugherty, Kendra(Hans) Hahnenstein, Jodi(Bob) Conley, Dr. Ben Brammell, Laura Mattern, Tyler(Arianne)Johnson, Ginny( Dave) Schreiner, Morganne (Peter) Brackney, Drew (Vannah) Brammell and Mikeh Brammell; her great- grandchildren, Kyle (Kim) Blevins, Kerrick Blevins, Kara Blevins, Kaelan Blevins, Seth Greenhill, Bryana Grace Greenhill, Shawn Greenhill, Dr. Korey Brammell, Hannah Hahnenstein, Ashleigh Grace Hahnenstein, Isaac Hahnenstein, Laci Hahnenstein, Ryann Conley, Kaitlyn Conley, Colin Conley, Gabby-Kate Mattern, Beck Mattern, Emme Johnson, Riley Johnson, Maddox Grace Schreiner, Bailey Schreiner, Gunnar Brackney, Harper Grace Brackney, Cassius Brackney, Paige Brammell and Stella Brammell. She is also survived by her great-great grandchildren, Shiloh Blevins and James Blevins.
Grace’s great grandchildren will serve as pallbearers. The family would like to thank all her caretakers through the last few years that have allowed her to remain in her home, especially her great grandchildren Kyle and Kim Blevins as well as Trish Kees, Marsha Gilbert and a very special friend and caregiver, Wanda Prince.
Funeral services will be 2 pm Sunday June 24, 2018 at the Malone Funeral Home in Grayson with Pastor Tom Riffe officiating. Burial will follow in the Grayson Memorial Burial Park. Visitation will be 4-8 pm Saturday and after 12 noon on Sunday until the service hour all at the funeral home. Condolences may be sent to the Brammell Family at www.malonefuneral home.com