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Collins Funeral Home
Friday April 5th, 2019
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Dewey Bragg

Dewey Bragg, 73 of Pie, WV left this world to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019 at his residence. He was born September 1st, 1945 to the late Warren and Ethel (Caperton) Bragg. In addition to his parents, Dewey was preceded in death by a host of family and friends. He was a retired coal miner. Also, he was an Army veteran. He had given his life to the Lord a few weeks prior.

Those left to cherish his loving memory includes his spouse: Patricia Bragg of Pie, WV; two daughters: Connie Bragg Hager (Shannon Brown) of Pie, WV and Kayla Bragg Gilley (Chris) of Pikeville, KY; four brothers: Berm (Kathy) Bragg of Pie, WV, Ken Bragg of Sarah Ann, WV, Raymond “Pooch” Bragg of Sarah Ann, WV and Walker Bragg of Parkersburg, WV; five sisters: Wilma (Jim) Jeffrey of Stirrat, WV, Sherry (Steve) Dillinger of North Carolina, Diane (Rick) Ramirez of Holden, WV, Linda (Allen) Hatfield of Sarah Ann, WV, and Donna Cantrell of Bland, VA; grandchildren: Lexie Hager, Josiah Adkins, and Isaac Gilley; step-grandson: Josh Brown; step-granddaughters: Natasha Gilley and Mischa Gilley; an aunt: Juanita “Needy” Elkins of Lyburn, WV; and many children and grandchildren as he counted as his own who will all love and miss him tremendously.

A visitation will be held 6:00-9:00 PM Friday, April 5th, 2019 at Collins Funeral Home Chapel with a celebration of his memories starting at 7:00 PM. A funeral service will be held 1:00 PM Saturday, April 6th, 2019 also at the funeral home chapel with Pastor CD Wolford officiating. Burial will follow in Bragg Cemetery in Sarah Ann, WV. Pallbearers will include family and friends. Collins Funeral Home Inc. of Switzer, WV is assisting the Bragg family with arrangements.

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A candle was lit in memory of Dewey Bragg

Donna McDaniels Apr 5 2019 12:00 AM

A GARDEN PATH was ordered on April 4, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Apr 4 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss Connie. you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers

Natalie Huffman Apr 4 2019 12:00 AM

I had the pleasure of meeting Dewey 5 years ago and instantly saw the kindness and love he had for his family and others. He welcomed me into his home as a visitor with a big smile. You are at peace now Dewey and heaven has gained an angel. Sending my love to Trish, Connie and Kayla and family. Know that I am thinking about you and sending prayers and hugs! One day, we will get to see our love ones again. God Bless!

Austin Jetton Apr 4 2019 12:00 AM

Connie, & Kayla, sorry to hear that you lost your daddy. Prayers for you all and the rest of your family.

Cindy Hatfield Apr 4 2019 12:00 AM

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Dewey Bragg, give you peace, comfort and strength

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of .

US Army Veteran, Dewey Bragg, is A True American Hero God Bless

Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13

Cheryl J Skinner, WV Patriot Guard Apr 3 2019 12:00 AM

Uncle Dewey was a great man. Even though I married into the family he always made me feel like i had been here all my life. He was as they say "A Man's Man" . I will miss him

Stephen Caudill Apr 3 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Dewey Bragg

Billy R Young Apr 3 2019 12:00 AM

Connie, my familys thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I know you always loved both your parents and no words can help to heal your pain, but I pray the Lord will hold you and your family up during this heartbreaking loss. Love you

Brandy Fouch Apr 3 2019 12:00 AM

I am so blessed to be a part of your life...Thank you so much for being there for me and Gideon and for loving us as your own Love and miss you so much DaDew when we meet again we can walk the streets of gold together....can't wait to see you again...

Roxanne Noe Apr 3 2019 12:00 AM

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