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Don Bragg

October 12, 1946 ~ February 11, 2019 (age 72)
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Don Bragg, 72, of Abbeville, husband of Brenda Grace McMahan Bragg, died Monday, February 11, 2019 at the Hospice House in Greenwood.  He was born in Los Angeles, CA to the late Carl Thomas and Mildred Lois Spitsnaugle Bragg.

Don graduated from Downey High School, Cerritos College and Cal State Fullerton. He was a member of the United States Army having served during Vietnam.  Don retired as a Lt. Colonel from the United States Air Force Auxiliary (Civil Air Patrol) in California after 32 years of dedicated service.  He was employed as a production manager in the garment industry for 27 years.  Don was a member of the American Legion Post 2 and the VFW Post 6087 in Abbeville.  He was a member of Rocky River Baptist Church.

Don is survived by his wife of 49 years, Brenda, of the home; a son, Shawn Michael Bragg of Reno, NV; a daughter, Monique Michelle Steimke (Scott) of Long Beach, CA; and five grandchildren, Kristen, Bethany, Addison, Daniel, and Luke.

The family will receive friends 5:00PM – 7:00PM, Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at Harris Funeral Home.  Funeral services will be 1:00PM, Thursday, February 14, 2019 at Rocky River Baptist Church with Rev. Bobby Jones and Rev. Wayman Coleman officiating.  Burial, with military honors, will follow at M.J. ‘Dolly’ Cooper Veterans Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests, memorial contributions, in memory of Don, may be sent to the Wounded Warrior Project, 7020 A.C. Skinner Parkway, Suite 100, Jacksonville, FL 32256.

The family is at the home.

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Harris Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Abbeville is assisting the Bragg family.

Donations may be made to:

Wounded Warrior Project
7020 A.C. Skinner Parkway, Suite 100, Jacksonville FL 32256
Tel: 1-877-832-6997

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