Ernest Edward Braden

Friday, February 14, 2014

Ernest Edward Braden, 89, of Lewisburg, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, in NHC Oakwood Healthcare.

Mr. Braden was a native of Marshall County, and son of the late Samuel and Lydia Reynolds Braden. He was retired after 44 years in maintenance with the Marshall County Board of Education. He was a member of the Church of Christ.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Lillian Beard Braden; six brothers, Frank, Robert, Pete, Sammy, Kenny, and Mack Braden; and three sisters, Lucille McConnell, Dixie Davis, and Argin Reynolds.

He is survived by one son, Eddie Braden of Belfast; stepdaughter, Alice McLain White of Lewisburg; stepson, Bill McLain of Columbia; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted Thursday, Feb. 13, from the chapel of London Funeral Home, followed by burial in New Hope Cemetery at Talley Station.

London Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.