GRACE BARHAM BANE, BRAXTON, MS

Grace Barham Bane, 93, of  Braxton passed away Friday, July 27, 2012, at her residence.   Born in Leake County, on June 26, 1919, a daughter of the late Della (Sikes) and Thomas  Barham, Grace is survived by: two daughters, Peggy (Jimmy) Coker, of Braxton; and Betty Colaianni, of Clearwater, FL; five grandchildren and three great grandchildren; and a brother, Pete Barham.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, L. J. Bane; a son, Kenneth Lee; three brothers, Ed, Jake, and Gilbert Barham; and two sisters, Bobbie Henderson and Bonnie Jackson. Religious service will be at Holly Grove Baptist Church, Braxton, MS, at 3:00 pm on Saturday, July 28, 2012, where Mrs. Bane was a member for 21 years, with Rev. Roger Lee and Rev. Jack Hester officiating.  Interment will follow in the church cemetery.  Memorials may be made to:  Gideons International, Simpson County Camp, P. O. Box 667, Mendenhall, MS  39114.