Shelbyville Daily Union

Obituaries

October 7, 2013

Don C. Bragg

Don C. Bragg

Sullivan

Don C. Bragg, 93, of Sullivan, died 2:55 p.m. Sunday (October 6, 2013) in St. Mary’s Hospital, Decatur surrounded by his loving family.

 

Celebration of Life services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Reed Funeral Home, Sullivan with Pastor Al Rennert officiating. Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday. The family requests casual attire. Burial with military rites conducted by the Sullivan American Legion Post #68 will be in the French Cemetery, Allenville. Memorials are suggested to Easter Seals or to the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation. Condolences may be sent to the family at reedfuneralhome.net.

 

Don was born August 8, 1920 in Bruce, the son of O.B. and Gladys Gilbreath Bragg. He was a WW II Army veteran. Don retired from Wagners Casting in Decatur and had worked at Coffee International Harvester Dealership in Sullivan. Don also loved to farm. He was a member of the Allenville Christian Church. He married Mary J. Ethington on June 9, 1946 in Allenville and she preceded him in death on September 30, 2011.

 

Surviving are his children; Jess (Cheryl) Bragg of Mattoon, Charles (Rebecca) Bragg of Sullivan, James (Glenna) Bragg of Marshall, Larry (Donna) Bragg of Shelbyville, Phillip (Shirley) Bragg of Bullhead City, AZ, David (Ann) Bragg of Kernersville, NC, Ronald (Linda) Bragg of Havre, Montana, Mark (Becky) Bragg of Mahomet, Ruth Bauer of Sullivan, Reva (Ron) Martin of Sullivan and Debra (Michael) Green of Ribera, New Mexico; sister, Ruth (Lloyd) Stone of Sullivan; sister-in-law, Ida May Bragg of Pekin; thirty grandchildren; twenty eight great grandchildren and four great great grandchildren.

 

He was preceded in death by his parents, son Robert, daughter Bonnie, a grandson, one sister, and two brothers.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Bob Hays Robert F. "Bob" Hays

    Robert F. “Bob” Hays, 80, of Moweaqua died July 29, 2014, at home.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Walton Wright

    Walton Roy “Short” Wright 74 of Decatur, IL, formerly of Wrights Corner, IL, passed away at 6:05 AM Monday July 28, 2014 in Decatur Memorial Hospital in Decatur, IL.

    July 29, 2014

  • Elmer I. Lutz

    Elmer I. Lutz Jr., 84, passed away at 12:20am July 26, 2014 to be with his Heavenly Father.

    July 28, 2014

  • Rose Mary Maxfield.jpg Rose Mary Maxfield

    Rose Mary Maxfield, age 96, of Wharton, TX, and formerly Washington, D. C., died Wednesday, July 23, 2014, at The Heights of Tomball nursing center following a brief illness.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Darcy Boehm

    Darcy Boehm, 49, of Shelbyville passed away Sunday (July 27, 2014).

    July 27, 2014

  • Carter obit Judith Carter

    Judith Elaine (Mose) Carter, 64, of Shelbyville, IL, passed away at 4:11 p.m. Sunday July 27, 2014, in St. John’s Memorial Hospital in Springfield, IL.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sherry Kay Spitzner

    Sherry Kay Spitzner, 54, of Flora passed away at 4:29 a.m. Friday (July 25, 2014) at the Clay County Hospital, Flora.

    July 27, 2014

  • Walter Atig.jpg Rev. Walter Attig

    Rev. Walter Wendal Attig, 91, of Mattoon, IL died Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 1:09 p.m. at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Marilyn Smith.jpg Marilyn J. Smith

    Marilyn J. Smith, 71, of Moweaqua died July 24, 2014 in Decatur Memorial Hospital.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Roy Eigsti.jpg Roy Eugene Eigsti

    Roy Eugene Eigsti, 81, of Shelbyville, IL, was surrounded by his family when he passed away at 8:03 p.m. Monday, July 21, 2014 in St. Mary’s Hospital, Decatur, IL

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

Featured Ads
AP Video
Obama Chides House GOP for Pursuing Lawsuit New Bill Aims to Curb Sexual Assault on Campus Russia Counts Cost of New US, EU Sanctions 3Doodler Bring 3-D Printing to Your Hand Six PA Cops Indicted for Robbing Drug Dealers Britain Testing Driverless Cars on Roadways Raw: Thousands Flocking to German Crop Circle At Least 20 Chikungunya Cases in New Jersey Raw: Obama Eats Ribs in Kansas City In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast Raw: Otters Enjoy Water Slides at Japan Zoo NCAA Settles Head-injury Suit, Will Change Rules Raw: Japanese Soldiers Storm Beach in Exercises Raw: Weapons Fire Hits UN School in Gaza Raw: Rocket Launches Into Space With Cargo Ship Broken Water Main Floods UCLA Two Women Narrowly Avoid Being Hit by Train Crayola Announces Family Attraction in Orlando
Poll

Should the minimum wage for workers be raised in Illinois?

Yes
No
     View Results
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Helium debate
Helium