1936~  The Tribute of Life  ~  2019

Mrs. Sadie Gray Rasberry Braswell, 82, of Snow Hill, NC, gained her wings and departed this life on Saturday, August 10, 2019, surrounded by her loving and close family, at Glendale Forest Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Snow Hill, NC. 


Sadie was born on September 6, 1936, to the late Louis Daughtry and Nancy Rasberry, in Pitt County.  She was preceded in death by her parents; sibling, Obidi Rasberry, and the love of her life, husband, Joseph (Jake) Braswell Sr., who she married on October 27, 1955.


Sadie worked as a cook for many years at Harry’s Restaurant in Snow Hill, NC.  She also joined and was a member of Washington Branch Church many years ago.


Sadie leaves to cherish her precious memories; her daughter, Diane Braswell Hunt (Darrell) of Snow Hill, NC; three sons, Joseph Braswell Jr. (Jeanie) of Greenville, NC, Willie Gray Braswell (Ruby) of Snow Hill, NC, and Robert Lee Braswell (Hazel) of Hookerton, NC; three sisters, Pearl Vines of Grifton, NC, Pattie and Cassie Taylor, both of Walstonburg, NC; one sister-in-law, Geraldine Staton of Fort Washington, MD; 14 grandchildren; twenty great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

y, August 24, 2019 at Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, VA.