American, Obituaries 2004
Ector County, Texas
by Dolores Bishop, Cemeteries of Texas Sep
Information used by permission of the
Odessa American Newspaper
© 1999-2004 Odessa American. All rights reserved.
Dessa Gwen Brodnax
SAN ANGELO — Dessa Gwen Brodnax, 89, formerly of San Angelo, passed
away September 26, 2004, in Austin.
Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, September 29, 2004,
at Lawnhaven Memorial Gardens with Pastor Charles Camp officiating.
Arrangements are made by Robert Massie Funeral Home.
Gwen was born July 8, 1915, in San Angelo, to Charles and Zella Boykin.
Gwen was a hard working Mom and very dedicated to her family. She worked
for Paul Q. Mills Jewelry Store and Florence and Martha Dress Shop in
San Angelo. Gwen loved music and her favorite was Country and Western.
She attended the Angelo Heights Methodist Church and was a long time
resident of the Fairview Community. Gwen always had a positive attitude
and was a strong role model for her family. She will be missed by her
family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Kenneth G. Brodnax;
and brothers, Lamar Boykin and Lois Boykin.
She is survived by her son, Kenneth G. Brodnax of Odessa; and daughter,
Myra Brodnax Betsinger and husband, Brett, of Austin.
Mrs. Brodnax’s obituary may be viewed online at www.RobertMassie.com.