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Obituary for Rebecca Ann Brawner

Mrs. Rebecca Ann Brawner, age 82, of LaGrange passed away on August 21, 2023. She was born on June 25, 1941 to the late Lester Bowen and Hazel Railey Bowen in Manchester, Georgia. She worked for the LaGrange Housing Authority and the Hogansville Housing Authority before her retirement. She was a member of Hilyer Baptist Church for many years and was a collector of dolls and bells. Mrs. Brawner will be remembered as a loving wife, mother and grandmother.

Survivors include her husband, Walter Truitt Brawner, Jr., children; Walter Brawner III (Shenna); and Johnny Brawner (Vicki); grandchildren, Matthew Brawner (Vanessa), Jonathan Brawner (Tasha), Joni Clay (Zach), Dixie Brawner, and Hunter Brawner, 8 great grandchildren; sister, Brenda Rice (Darell); extended family and friends.

The family will receive friends and family for a visitation on Wednesday, August 23, 2023 at the Higgins Funeral Home at Hunter Allen Myhand from 4:00-5:00 p.m. The funeral service will begin at 5:00 p.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Cleve Moore officiating. Internment will follow at Shadowlawn Cemetery.