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Nellie Faye Brodie

July 5, 1916 - May 4, 2014
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Nellie Faye Brodie, 97, of Van Buren, passed away Sunday, May 4, 2014. She was born July 5, 1916 in Van Buren to the late Walter Lee and Ruth Moon. She worked in the cafeteria at Sophia Meyer School, and was a homemaker. She was a member of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Blakemore Brodie; a son, Darrell Brodie; a brother, Hubert Moon; and two sisters, Etha Hicks and Cecil Spencer. She is survived by two daughters, Carolyn Martin and husband Bill of Fort Smith, and Deborah Gilbreath and husband Micky of Van Buren; two sons, Dwain Brodie and wife JoAnn of Van Buren, and Wendall Brodie and...
Nellie Faye Brodie, 97, of Van Buren, passed away Sunday, May 4, 2014. She was born July 5, 1916 in Van Buren to the late Walter Lee and Ruth Moon. She worked in the cafeteria at Sophia Meyer School, and was a homemaker. She was a member of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Blakemore Brodie; a son, Darrell Brodie; a brother, Hubert Moon; and two sisters, Etha Hicks and Cecil Spencer.

She is survived by two daughters, Carolyn Martin and husband Bill of Fort Smith, and Deborah Gilbreath and husband Micky of Van Buren; two sons, Dwain Brodie and wife JoAnn of Van Buren, and Wendall Brodie and wife Libby of Fort Smith; a sister, Louise Ferguson of Fort Smith; thirteen grandchildren, thirty great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Chapel with burial to follow at Gracelawn Cemetery in Van Buren, under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren.

Pallbearers will be Blake Brodie, David Brodie, Stephen Brodie, Daniel Brodie, David Martin, and Kenny Martin.

The family will visit with friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home, 4100 Alma Highway, Van Buren, AR.

"Dear Carolyn, Debbie, Dwain and Wendall, we are sorry to hear of the passing of Nellie. We are also sorry we were unable to attend the service due to..."

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