Charles Oscar Braden

Charles Oscar Braden, 92, of Speedwell, died Oct. 31. He was a member of Braden Chapel Baptist Church and a World War II U.S. Army Air Corps veteran.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Winnie Hopper Braden; parents, Calvin and Martha Grubb Braden; sister, Ruth Braden; brothers, Ed, Roy 'Pete' and Hayes 'Dime' Braden.
He is survived by his daughter, Joan Braden Russell, of Speedwell; grandchildren, Ronald Dale Russell, Billie Jo Ralston and husband, Chris, Ginger Wynn Long and husband, Frankie; great-grandchildren, Ashleigh Watts, Abbie Lou Watts and Jacob Bruner.
Funeral services were Nov. 3, with the Rev. J.C. Monday officiating. Interment was Nov. 4, at Braden Cemetery with military honors by the Campbell County Honor Guard.
Cross-Smith Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
Published in LaFollette Press on Nov. 8, 2012