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Karen Wild Bracken
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Birth: Jul. 19, 1948
Red Bud
Randolph County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 22, 2009
Pulaski County
Illinois, USA

CAIRO - Karen Little Bracken, 61, died at 8:15 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 22, 2009, at the home of her brother in Mounds.

She was born July 19, 1948, in Red Bud, the daughter of Louis Verda Mae Thompson Wild. She was married to Darrell Bracken.

Karen was a member of First Southern Baptist Church in Cairo.

Survivors include her husband, Darrell Bracken of Cairo; one daughter, Nancy (Steve) Powell of Mound City; one son, William Little of Cairo; three grandchildren, Latayvia Little of Cairo, Riley and Steven Powell of Mound City; three brothers, Richard (Elaine) Wild of Mounds, Harry Wild of Cairo, and Kenneth Wild of Mount Vernon; two sisters, Shirley Wild Hill of Herrin and Patricia Wild Rundles of Cairo; and nieces, nephews and other relatives.

Besides her parents, she was also preceded in death by a sister, JoAnn Wild Arnold.

Services will be at noon Monday, Oct. 26, 2009, in Crain Funeral Home in Tamms, with the Rev. Tom Hoskins officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery in Thebes. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon Monday at the funeral home.
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on October 24, 2009 
Rose Hill Cemetery
Alexander County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Heaven bound
Record added: Oct 23, 2009
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