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Imogene "Jean" Russell Braxton

June 11, 1928 ~ November 20, 2023 (age 95) 95 Years Old

Imogene Russell Braxton Obituary

Imogene (Jean) Russell Braxton, affectionately known as Mam-ma by her friends and family, passed away on November 20, 2023.

Born on June 11, 1928, in Webb, MS to Robert (Bob) and Flora Hoke Russell, she was one of twelve children. She moved to Isola, MS as a child and later to Valley Park, MS where she met and married her husband of 57 years until his death in 2003. They had two daughters, Carol Ann and Donna Marie Braxton.

She was postmaster of Valley Park post office for 35 years. She loved her work and all the people she served in the community. She was a member of First Pentecostal Church of Vicksburg. The church was her life. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband L.E. (Boop) Braxton, her daughter Donna Miller, four sisters and five brothers. She is survived by her daughter Carol Tatum (Ken), Five grandchildren, Jason Tatum (Gena), Kenda Mcmillian (Levi), Gena Adcock (Adelbert), Justin Alford (Kristi) and Jill Defresne (Jarrett).

Great grandchildren Evan and Avery Mabe, Colin Mcmillian, Caroline Tatum, Braxton and Braylon Adcock, Jack, Remi, Lamri, and Ivy Alford and Jed Defresne. Son in law Melvin Miller, brother Jimmy Russell (Barbara), sister Marie Castle (Sammy), sister-in-law Jeanette Russell, and numerous nieces and nephews who she dearly loved.

Visitation will be Friday November 24 at 9 a.m. until the service at 11 a.m. at First Pentecostal Church of Vicksburg with Bishop D.W. Tipton, Rev Dathan Tipton and Rev Adelbert Adcock officiating, interment at Cedar Hill Cemetary.

Pall Bearers: Jason Tatum, Justin Alford, Braxton Adcock, Braylon Adcock, Tracy Braxton and Glenn Russell.

Honorary Pall Bearers: Dr. Daniel Edney and all nephews

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November 24, 2023

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
First Pentecostal Church
6541 Paxton Rd
Vicksburg, MS 39180

Funeral Service
November 24, 2023

11:00 AM
First Pentecostal Church
6541 Paxton Rd
Vicksburg, MS 39180

November 24, 2023

11:45 AM
Cedar Hill Cemetery


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