October 8, 2003

Morea L. Brackett

Morea L. Brackett, 99, of Americus, Ga., died Monday, Oct. 6 in Americus.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Oct. 8 at 11 a.m. at the Chapel of Tante Funeral Home in Buena Vista, Ga. Interment services will be Wednesday at 3 p.m. at the Riverdale Methodist Church Cemetery in Riverdale, Ga.

Mrs. Brackett was born July 11, 1904, in Clayton County. She was the daughter of the late James and Montgomery Rosser Lewis. She lived most of her life in Clayton County and was the widow of Ira D. Brackett. She was a member of Riverdale United Methodist Church for 77 years.

Survivors include daughter-in-law, Jerrilyn Brackett of Stone Mountain; two granddaughters, Delita Morea Brackett of Alpharetta and Anna (Mrs. Bryce) Roberts of Tucker, Ga.; one great-granddaughter, Grace Caroline Roberts of Tucker; and one nephew, Herschel Stanfield of Americus.

She was preceded in death by son Willis D. Brackett and daughter Wanda T. Brackett.

Tante Funeral Home of Buena Vista is in charge of arrangements. (229) 649-2478.