She was born May 3, 1933, in Nashville, Tenn., to the late William and Grace Lee Richardson. She was a pharmacy apprentice and a member of the Newman Chapel Baptist Church in Otto, N.C.
Twice married, Mrs. Brackenbury was preceded in death by: her husbands, James Glenn Bruner and Clarence Brackenbury; a son, David Bruner; a daughter, Libby Bruner; two
brothers, Edward Green and Bill Richardson; and a sister, Helen Hardin.
Survivors include: a daughter, Glenda Bruner Benfield of Rabun Gap; a brother, Kenneth Richardson of Nashville; a sister, Jean Richardson Bruner of Livonia, Mich.; a grandson William Scott Wehr and wife Megan; and a great-grandson, David Wyatt Wehr; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Tuesday at Newman Chapel Baptist Church with the Rev. Danny Cannon and William Wehr officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Hunter Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook is available at www.hunterfuneralhomega.com.
The Clayton Tribune, March 15, 2012