Betty Jo Atkins Braswell Green
Funeral Date: 12/1/2019

Betty Jo Atkins Braswell Green, age 76 of Arkadelphia, AR died Thursday, November 28th, 2019 at home. She was born December 14th 1942 in New Edinburg, AR a daughter of the late Walter Lee “Bunk” Atkins and Mary Hattie Bailey Atkins. She was a housewife, homemaker and a member of Baring Cross Missionary Baptist Church. Also preceding her in death were her spouses Leo Marion Braswell and Blake Wayborn Green, a son Ralph Braswell, daughters Peggy Bryant, Lois McElyea and Carolyn Braswell. Brothers James Atkins and Samuel Hollis Atkins and a sister Beatrice Eula Klines all proceeded her in death. Surviving are her sons, Jessie Braswell and spouse Carrol, Ward, AR, Roger Braswell and spouse Shirley, Alabama, Joe Marion Braswell and spouse Janet, Arkadelphia, AR, Sammie Braswell and spouse Gina, Tyler, TX. Daughters Louise Mann, Alabama, Patricia Ann Braswell, Arkadelphia, AR, Dorothy Simpson, Arkadelphia, AR and Shirley Eakin and spouse Robert, Arkadelphia, AR. A sister Mary Jane Gorman and spouse James, Warren, AR. 9 Grandchildren and 3 Great-Grandchildren. Funeral services were 3:30PM Sunday, December 1st at Frazer’s Chapel with Sammie Braswell and Rev. Ronnie Hardin officiating. Active pallbearers were Jonathan Braswell, Robert Eakin, Randall Weeks, Benjamin Holt, Dale Gorman, Roger Braswell, Roy Gierth, Chris Baldas and Mike Gorman. Honorary pallbearers were the men of Baring Cross Church. Burial was in Outlaw Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Memorials preferred to her church, C/O Ronnie Harden 1511 Walnut Street, Arkadelphia, AR 71923.



Name: Steve Dunne
Message: Steve and I loved Betty very much and will miss her. She was faithful to attend Church, no matter how she was feeling. Know you all are in our prayers and to lean on God throughout for His strength. Love you all.

Name: Wanda Simpson
Message: We want to send our condolences and prayers to yall. Mrs. Betty is and was a wonderful lady . She was very special to our family and will be deeply missed but never forgotten. We love you all.

Name: lois hammon
Message: Prayers are with you. She was a sweet lady I will miss her.