Myrtle Bragdon


Myrtle Mae Carr Bragdon, age 87, of Pine Bluff, died Monday, October 28, 2013.

Born October 2, 1926 at Person’s Bridge in Lincoln County, she was one of 12 children born to the late Walter Lee Carr and Minnie Isabella Carrington Carr. Mrs. Bragdon was a member of Forrest Park Assembly of God, and was retired from Illinois Tool Works after 19 years of service.

She married Keith Bragdon on April 4, 1964, and he predeceased her on April 28, 2006. A granddaughter, Jena Langley, and ten siblings also preceded her in death.

Her survivors include three children, Dale Lowry, Carol Lowry Langley, and Dicky Lowry; a brother, Colin Carr; six grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, 1 p.m. at Fuller Hale-South Funeral Chapel with Brother Elmer Byerly and Brother David Dalton officiating. Interment will follow in Bellwood Cemetery.

Visitation will be Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. At other times, the family will be at Mrs. Bragdon’s residence. Memorials may be made to Forrest Park Assembly of God, 3206 S. Hazel Street, Pine Bluff, Ark. 71603. Online condolences: FullerFunerals.com