Nettie Lou Braswell Forrest, 91, of Warren, died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at the Bradley County Medical Center.†

She was born Aug. 21, 1921, in Sumpter, a daughter of Marvin Braswell and Roxie Mae Forrest Braswell. She was a homemaker and a member of the Hermitage Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Opie Ray Forrest; brothers, Troy Braswell and Gilford “Bo” Braswell; and a sister, Lucille Hollingsworth.

Survivors include a brother, Anthony Braswell of Jefferson, Texas; and two sisters, Linda Welzbacher of Warren and Kathleen Williams of Jacksonville, Texas.

Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Hermitage Baptist Church with the Rev. Daniel Haigwood officiating. Burial will be in Gravelridge Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home of Warren. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Published: 01/17/2013