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Lena Whiteaker Brake
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Birth: Jun. 5, 1923
Pine Bluff
Jefferson County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Feb. 2, 2004
Pine Bluff
Jefferson County
Arkansas, USA

Lena Whiteaker Brake, 80, of Pine Bluff died Monday, February 2, 2004, at Trinity Medical Center, Pine Bluff.

She was born June 5, 1923, in Pine Bluff, to Jesse J. and Willie Glover Whiteaker.

She graduated from Watson Chapel High School and attended A&M College in Monticello, now the University of Arkansas at Monticello.

She was a loving mother, homemaker and a life long member of Immanuel Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, William Ira Brake, Jr., who she married July 11, 1942, in Pine Bluff, two sons, W.J. "Bill" Brake of Florence, Mississippi, David Brake of West Columbia, Texas, three daughters, Carole Launius of Pine Bluff, Linda Blackwell of Houston, Texas, Bonnie Plikaytis of Tucker, Georgia; five grandchildren, Shelley Brake, William K. "Billy" Brake, Richard Launius, Bonnie Suzanne Finnigan, Jacey Brake; and two great-grandchildren, Alicia Joy Finnigan and Amanda Marie.

Funeral services will be 10:00 A.M. Thursday, in the Chapel of Ralph Robinson and Son, with Reverend Jerre Hassell officiating. Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery, by Ralph Robinson and Son.

Obituary by Ralph Robinson & Son.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Jessie J Whiteaker (1897 - 1978)
  Willie G Whiteaker (1901 - 1986)
 
 Spouse:
  William Ira Brake (1922 - 2011)
 
Burial:
Graceland Cemetery
Pine Bluff
Jefferson County
Arkansas, USA
Plot: Cedar Grove, Lot 294
 
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Record added: Nov 14, 2011
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Escorted To Heaven On The Wings Of The Angels.
- Sue Moore-Hardy
 Added: Nov. 16, 2011
 
 
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