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Virginia Coleen Bragg

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Virginia Coleen “Aunt Ike” Bragg, 90, of Keithsburg, Illinois died Monday, August 15, 2022 at Aledo Rehabilitation and Health Care.

Visitation is Tuesday, August 23rd at Keithsburg First Christian Church from 11:00 a.m. until the funeral service begins at 12:30 p.m. Burial will be in Greenmound Cemetery, Keithsburg. Serving as pallbearers will be her grandchildren: Jolayne Ford, Shanna Bragg, Tyson Bragg, Stephanie Sale, Boone Gough, Ryan Bragg, Mike Kenney, and Sam Preston. The family request no flowers and memorials be left for Keithsburg Volunteer Fire Department. Dennison Funeral Home, Aledo is handling arrangements.

Virginia Coleen was born August 2, 1932 in Scotland County, Missouri the daughter of William E. and Jessie Jewel Jackson Barrickman. On August 8, 1948 she married Edward Max Bragg in Lancaster, Missouri. They were married for 54 years before he passed away on December 24, 2002. She was a homemaker. Virginia was an active member of Keithsburg First Christian Church as well as the church’s Christian Women’s Fellowship. She enjoyed fishing, hunting, cooking, watching Little League Baseball and girl’s softball. Keeping up with what was going on with her grandkids always meant a lot to her.

Those left to cherish her memory are her son: Billy (Sharon) Bragg of Taylor Ridge, Illinois, daughter: Diana (Dan) Gough of Poinciana, Florida, daughter-in-law: Christine Bragg of Taylor Ridge, Illinois, 8 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren, 2 great great grandchildren, and her four-legged friend, Toby.

She was preceded in death by her husband: Edward, son: Steven R. Bragg, and daughter-in-law: Shirley A. Bragg.

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Posted online on August 17, 2022

Published in Aledo Times Record

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Greenmound Cemetery, Keithsburg, IL


Keithsburg First Christian Church
August 23, 2022 at 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM