A funeral service celebrating the life of Major(Retired) US Air Force, Edward Whittaker Bracey Jr., 87, of Camden, will be held at 11:30 a.m. Monday, March 4th, 2013 at Good Hope Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church in Camden with internment to be held immediately afterwards at Fort Jackson National Cemetery, Columbia. Rev. Thurmond Williams will officiate.
Major Bracey passed away on Monday, February 25th, 2013. He was born on June 20, 1925, in Camden, SC and was the son of the late Edward and Rachel Bracey.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Patricia M. Bracey (Harrell), his sons Eric and Hal, his daughter Gale, his sister Vivian Metze, his grandchildren David, Dawson, and Christian, along with nieces, nephew, cousins and friends.
He was predeceased by his brother Colonel Spencer M. Bracey.