Velda Marie Phelps Bray, 88, of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, March 21, 2006, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo.
Born May 26, 1917, daughter of the late Sheridan and Susie Lunsford Jackson, she was a member of the Kimball Baptist Church in Malden.
She married Loren Phelps, who preceded her in death in March of 1963. She later married Pascal Bray on Oct. 31, 1965 in Caruthersville, Mo. He preceded her in death on Nov. 21, 1990. She was also preceded in death by one son, Ron Phelps.
Survivors include a daughter-in-law, Dottie Phelps, of Malden; two grandchildren, Rick Seeger, of Kennett and Kim Stokes, of Malden; six great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
Graveside services were held at 2 p.m., today, Thursday, March 23, in the Bollinger County Memorial Park Cemetery in Marble Hill, Mo. with Bill Hampton officiating.
Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden was in charge of arrangements.