Erma Braden, 89, of Senath, Mo., died Tuesday, March 18, 2008, at the Senath Nursing Center.
Born May 20, 1918, in Holland, Mo., daughter of the late James Preston and Inoug Imogene Hicks Norrid, she was a nurse and a member of the United Pentecostal Church in Kennett.
In March of 1941, she married Grady Grisson, who preceded her in death. On May 13, 1981, she married Thomas Ray Braden, who preceded her in death.
Survivors include two step-sons, Glenwood and Joe Edward Grisson; a step-daughter, Shirley Overbye and two nieces, Bonnie Damron, of Kennett and Demetra Lewis, of Naylor, Mo.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., today, Friday, March 21, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, March 22, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor McGruder officiating.
Burial will be in the No. 8 Cemetery at Cooter, Mo.