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Brackett, Dewey Z., Jr.

LAWNDALE - Mr. Dewey Z. Brackett Jr., 68, of 1622 W. Stagecoach Trail, died Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2000, at Duke Medical Center.

Born March 6, 1932, in Cleveland County, he was the son of the late Dewey Zero Sr. and Eliza Green Luckadoo Brackett. He was former owner of Brackett's Service Station and a member of Polkville Baptist Church and Lawndale Masonic Lodge No. 486. He served in the Army during the Korean Conflict.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Charles Dewey Brackett.

He is survived by his wife, Ruth Carpenter Brackett of the home; a daughter and son-in-law, Doris and Brinson Clements of Savannah, Ga.; a sister, Betty Brackett Buff of Lawndale; a granddaughter, Adriane Brackett of Shelby; and a grandson, Jordan Brackett of Shelby.

The funeral will be Friday at 2 p.m. at Polkville Baptist Church with the Revs. Alton Martin and Zeno Wright officiating. The body will be placed in the church 30 minutes prior to the funeral.

Burial will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Park with Masonic rites.

The family will receive friends tonight from 6:30 to 8 at Stamey Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 500 E. Morehead St., Charlotte, NC 28152, or to Polkville Baptist Church, P.O. Box 245, Polkville, NC 28136.