Wilma Bramble

Hamilton County

Wilma Henson Bramble was called home on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012.The world lost a wonderful saint. Wilma was born Oct. 12, 1923. She is now reunited with her husband of 58 years, James L. "Jim" Bramble, who left this world eight years ago on Sept. 2, surrounded by angels. What a blessing God has been in their lives!God used Wilma to bless thousands of local people. She was a member of Red Bank Baptist Church for over 60 years and taught Sunday School for 55 years. She also taught in the Churchs daycare center for 35 years. As a result of her long years of service and dedication to children, she was an inspiration to many young lives. She was a living example of Christ in the community she served.She was also preceded in death by her parents, Andy and Lula Henson; brother, Riley Henson; sisters: Cotton Ewton, Una Gerrard and Alma Henson, all of Dunlap.Survivors include her son, Jim (Glenda) Bramble; daughter, Dottie (Sam) Jones; grandchildren: Belinda (Scott) Rogers, Melissa Heard, David (Christy) Bramble of Murfreesboro, Tenn., Pete (Lleigh Ann) Heard; great-grandchildren, Dylan Epperson, Regan and Lucas Rogers, Peyton and Molly Heard, Baylor, Macie and Brady Bramble; sisters, Ruby Dobson and Louise Armstrong of Dunlap; sister-in-law, Mick Bramble of Hamilton, Ohio; and many nieces and nephews.She was a loving mother, mamaw, friend and wonderful Christian example for all those around her. She loved cooking and giving food to those who visited, who were sick or who had lost loved ones. She loved working in her yard and her garden. She gave generously from the heart. She will be remembered and missed by many as she gave love and was loved.The family will receive friends 4-8 p.m. Thursday at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace.Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Friday at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace with visitation held one hour prior to the service. Officiating will be her grandson, Pastor David Bramble of Murfreesboro, Tenn.Burial will follow in Hamilton Memorial Gardens.In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to Red Bank Baptist Church or Hospice of Chattanooga.Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences.Arrangements by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, 423-877-3524.

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