Graveside services for Mr. Hurschel O. Braswell of Winona will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 2 at Winona Garden of Memory with masonic rites. Rev. Tracy Putnam will officiate the service. Pallbearers will be Myron Braswell, Michael Ray, Doug Alexander, Josh James, Barrett Braswell, and Scott Alexander.
Visitation will be held Friday, April 1 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Saturday, April 2 from 1:00 p.m. until 1:45 p.m. at Oliver Funeral Home.
Mr. Braswell, 81, passed away Wednesday, March 30, 2022 at Tyler Holmes Memorial Hospital. He was born, August 10, 1940, in Attala County to Jimmie and Lola Estelle Braswell. He was a dedicated member of North Winona Baptist Church, a Mason and a Scottish Rite Shriner. He was an over the road truck driver for many years and spent the last fifteen years working in the hardware business. In his spare time, he enjoyed riding his motorcycle and was a charter member of the Christian Motorcycle Association Grenada chapter.
Mr. Braswell is survived by his daughter, Melinda B. Hovas (Alan) of Ackerman; brother, Lawrence Braswell (Burnadette) of Winona; one grandson, Drew Watson; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Mr. Braswell was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Helen R. Braswell; brothers, Carlis Braswell and Bennie B. Braswell; and sister, Carolyn Alexander.
Memorials may be made to French Camp Academy, One Fine Place, French Camp, MS 39745, North Winona Baptist Church, 602 Alberta Drive, Winona, MS 38967, or Shriners Hospitals for Children at http://www.lovetotherescue.org.