Ann Eason, 85, of Braxton passed away Thursday, July 28, 2011, at her residence. Ann was born in Hopewell, MS on April 9, 1926, a daughter of the late Ellen Louella (Cliburn) and Elbert William Bell. She was preceded in death by her husband, Koke Thomas Eason, Sr. Ann is survived by: two daughters, Sandra Newell (Rit Domenico) Saltarelli, of Gulfport, MS; Ellen Eason (John) Chauvin, of New Iberia, LA; two sons, William Steven (Bebe) Newell, of Terry, MS; and Robert Wayne (Tammy) Eason, Sr., of Meridian, MS. She is also survived by ten grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. Other survivors include, a sister, Inest Durden, of Vicksburg, MS; and a brother, William Bell, of Terry, MS. Visitation is Friday, July 29, 2011, from 5 pm to 8 pm at Tutor Funeral Home, Mendenhall; and Saturday, July 30, 2011, from 9 am to 10 am at Braxton Baptist Church.
Religious Service will be at Braxton Baptist Church, at 10:00 am on Saturday, July 30, 2011, with Rev. Maurice Bryant and Rev. James Buie officiating. Interment will follow in the Braxton City Cemetery.