Onna Mae Brawley, 87 died Sunday, September 15, 2013 in Amarillo.
Onna was born July 26, 1926 in Haman County, Okla. to Elmer L. and Nannie Lou (Cates) McElroy. She married Gaenell Brawley on July 27, 1942 in Duke, Okla. At the time of her death, she was a member of Arden Road Baptist Church in Amarillo but regularly attended Cowboy Church at The Craig Retirement Community where she was a resident.
Services will be at 10:30 am. Wednesday, September 18, 2013, in the First Baptist Church with Connie Freriks and Dale Bingham officiating .Arrangements are by Brown Funeral Directors of Borger.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband; three sisters; Velma Ely, Mary Carnell and Ruth Paulk; a brother, Jerry Wayne McElroy; and a great-granddaughter, Macklin Kae Graves.
Survivors include three daughters, Carol Brown and husband Kenneth of Friendswood, Jeannie Jones and husband Gary of Frisco, Susie Graves and husband Mark of Stinnett; a son Danny Brawley and wife Kim of Borger; a sister Jean Brown of Tualatin, Oregon; 11 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren.
Serving as her pallbearers will be her 7 grandsons; Alan Jones, Mark Jones, Greg Jones, Nathan Graves, Aron Graves, Doug Brown and Cade Brawley.
The family wishes to express their deep appreciation and gratitude to Alice and Ramon Gutierrez of Amarillo for the loving and compassionate home health care they provided.
The family will be staying at 511 S. Wilhelm in Stinnett and 212 Loma Linda Lane in Borger.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials be to Feed the Children, PO Box 36, Oklahoma City,OK.73101, or www. feed the children.org.
The family will receive friends from 5:30 to 7:30pm Tuesday, September 17th at Brown Funeral Home located at 206 W. 1st Street , Borger, TX.