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Jesse Vernon Braswell

September 15, 1930 ~ July 20, 2023 (age 92) 92 Years Old
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Jesse Vernon Braswell, 92, of Grifton, passed away on Thursday July 20, 2023, at ECU Health. He was preceded in death by his wife of 70 years, Nettie “Florence” Braswell, brothers Hershal Braswell and Graham Braswell.

He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, and friend and will be greatly missed.  Jesse worked at Dupont.  He loved gardening, working with his hands and loved his church family at Hugo Original Free Will Baptist Church.

He is survived by his daughter, Denise Huff (Gerard) of Wilson; sons, Vernon Lamar Braswell (Vicki) of Kinston and Ivan Braswell (Penny) of Grifton; grandchildren, Emily Hooker (Sean), Sarah Huff, Alice Huff, April Lee (Daniel), Jordan Braswell (Kia), Daniel Hill (Kaitlyn), and Andrew Braswell; great-grandchildren, Kai Hooker, Gideon Hooker, Luke Hill, Gabriel Hill, Kayleigh Hill, Natalie Hill, Danny Hill, Reid Lee; sisters, Marie Deans of Pine Level and Eunice Weaver of Smithfield and many other close family and friends.

 A visitation will be held on Sunday July 23, 2023, from 6:00 to 8:00pm at Howard Carter Funeral Home.  A Graveside service will be held on Monday July 24, 2023, at 10:00am at Princeton Cemetery with Pastor Stanley Buck, Dr. Charles Russell and Reverend Larry Carter officiating. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hugo Original Free Will Baptist Church at 3122 Grifton Hugo Road, Grifton, NC, 28530.


Services

Visitation
Sunday
July 23, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Howard - Carter Funeral Home
1608 W Vernon Avenue
Kinston, NC 28504

Graveside Service
Monday
July 24, 2023

10:00 AM
Princeton Cemetery

, NC

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