|Birth: ||Jun. 9, 1885|
|Death: ||Nov. 21, 1952|
First husband-William Cosby
Second husband-Dwight Bravener
Nellie Bravener Funeral Monday
Services for Mrs. Nellie Bravener, 67, will be at 1:30 p.m. Monday at the Dahlstrom Funeral home. Burial will be at Highland Memory gardens.
Mrs. Bravener, who had lived here 17 years, died Friday of a heart ailment at her home, 1331 Des Moines St.
A native of Indiana, Mrs. Bravener formerly operated the Dinner Plate cafe at E. Fourteenth and Walker streets. She formerly lived at Fredricksburg, where she was a member of the Methodist church.
Surviving are two sons, Lawrence W. Cosby, Des Moines, and Silas O. Cosby, Pemberton, NJ; three daughters, Mrs. Mae Blaschke, Sumner, Mrs. Helen O. Roberts, New Market, Mrs. Effie C Biandaia, Hialeah, Fla.; two sisters, Mrs. Jennie Johnson, Alta Vista, and Mrs. Sarah L Sheets, Des Moines; four brothers, Grover H. and Cary C Sheets, Des Moines, John R Sheets, Indianola, and Clarence A. Sheets, Waxahachie, Tex; nine grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Cary Sheets (1856 - 1911)
Addline Alice Arnold Sheets (1866 - 1950)
William Oglesbey Cosby (1867 - 1913)
Dwight Bravener (1865 - 1935)*
Lawrence William Cosby (1904 - 1977)*
Silas Oliver Cosby (1905 - 1957)*
Mae Cosby Blaschke (1906 - 1957)*
Helen Orphia Cosby Roberts (1909 - 2001)*
Anne Effie Cosby Blankenship (1911 - 1992)*
Nellie Sheets Bravener (1885 - 1952)
Effie Belle Sheets Funte (1887 - 1925)*
Grover Harold Sheets (1889 - 1973)*
Jennie Merriette Sheets Johnson (1890 - 1977)*
James Alfred Sheets (1892 - 1906)*
John Russel Sheets (1893 - 1974)*
Sarah Lydia Sheets Heater (1895 - 1990)*
Clarence Arnold Sheets (1897 - 1981)*
Cary Cashes Sheets (1899 - 1977)*
Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery
Created by: K Haymond
Record added: Sep 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76953868