Hattie Braswell

Tuesday, December 30, 2003

HATTIE BRASWELL, a resident of Eureka Springs, was born May 20, 1899, in the Alabam community of Madison County, a daughter of Lemuel and Julia (Price) Kendall. She died Sunday, Dec. 14, 2003, in Eureka Springs at the age of 104.

Mrs. Braswell was the editor of the Star-Progress until her retirement in 1965. She was treasurer for the Carroll County Historical Society and a member of the 20th Century Club. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church.

She is survived by her son, Bruce Karl and his wife Margarethe Braswell of Switzerland; a brother, Bruce E. Kendall of Hershey, Penn.; three grandchildren; one great- grandchild and several nieces and nephews.

On April 16, 1922 she was united in marriage with Klute Braswell who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and two sisters.

Services were held Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2003, at the Charles M. Nelson Memorial Chapel. Interment followed in the Berryville Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service.