MASON, Della Mae (Williams) Brawner

Date of birth: January 12, 1895, Trimble County, Kentucky
Date of death: January 9, 1986, Franklin, Johnson County, Indiana

Unknown Newspaper, probablyFranklin Daily Journal, January 10 1986

Della Mae Mason


Della Mae (Brawner) Mason, Greenwood, 90, died Thursday at Homeview Center of Franklin.

A funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Flinn and Maguire Funeral Home, Franklin, with the Rev. Albert Lorber officiating. Friends may call from 2 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery.

She was born Jan. 12, 1895, in Trimble County, Ky., to James and Elva (Farley) Williams. She was educated in Bedford, Ky., schools. She moved to Johnson County in 1926..

She was preceded in death in 1948 by her first husband, George Edward Brawner. She married Virgil Mason in 1958 in Johnson County. He died in 1968.

She was a retired housewife and seamstress. She had worked at Pump and Tube (now Arvin Industries) in Greenwood. From 1948 to 1968 she worked in private homes..

She was the oldest member of Bluff Creek Christian Church.

She is survived by four daughters, Goldie Robinette and Gertrude Duncan, both of Indianapolis, Martha Keller of Greenwood, and Zelphia Rasdall of Franklin; 10 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren, and 29 great-great-grandchildren.

Also surviving are three stepdaughters, Martha Pauley, Mary Cherry and Dorothy Lane; three stepsons, Floyd Mason, Maurice Mason and Paul Mason; 16 step-grandchildren; 24 step-great-grandchildren and three step-great-great-grandchildren.

The family requests memorial contributions to Homeview Center.

Submitted by Brent Hooton