AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest on Sunday, March 3, 2002, at Beverly Manor Nursing Home. Mrs. Mattie Bell Braxton, 104, wife of the late Rev. M. E. Braxton formerly of Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.. Mrs. Braxton was a native of Augusta and a member of Tabernacle Baptist Church of which Rev. Otis Moss, III is pastor. Survivors include first cousins, Juliette K. Burton, Thomasina Ketch, Thomas Ketch Jr., Velvie K. Washing; and a host of other relatives and friends. Arrangements will be announced later. Friends may call at the funeral home. The historic Dents Undertaking Establishment serving the CSRA since the 1800s.
The Augusta Chronicle March 5, 2002