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Andrew Edward Brame Sr. / October 12, 2017

Andrew Edward Brame Sr., formerly of South Boston, died on Friday, Oct. 6, 2017 at Charlotte Hall Veterans Home, in St. Mary’s County, Md., at the age of 91.

Mr. Brame was born in Halifax County on Sept. 12, 1926 to the late Richard Leonard Brame and Nannie Downey Brame. He was married to the late Martha Green Brame and was a member of Memorial Baptist Church. Mr. Brame was also a World War II Army veteran.

Mr. Brame is survived by two sons, Andrew Brame Jr. (Marion) of Forestville, Md., and Randy Brame (Barbara) of Clinton, Md., 10 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; a daughter-in-law: Arlis Bishop of Clarkston, Ga., a brother-in- law: Walter Green of Washington, DC; a sister-in-law: Thelma Green of Washington, DC; and a host of nieces, including the devoted Barbara Strange, nephews, other relatives, friends, and a devoted caretaker, Chiquita Lindsley.

In addition to his wife, and parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Rickey Brame; a daughter, Veronica Brame Duncan; four sisters and a brother.

A funeral will be held Saturday, Oct. 14 at 11:00 a.m. at Memorial Baptist Church, South Boston with Rev. Richard Terry officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Public viewing for family and friends will be Friday, Oct. 13 from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. at Jeffress Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends at 614 Gravitt Street, South Boston.

Funeral arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home.

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