Newspaper unknown, dated 8 Jan 1991
Vernon W. Brakebill of Lincoln died Tuesday, January 8 at 9:40 a.m. at Lincoln Land Nursing Home in Lincoln at the age of 69 years. He was born March 6, 1921 in Athens, the son of Robert and Flora Ferguson Brakebill. Mr. Brakebill was a retired farmer. Surviving are a sister, Mrs. Rena Peters of Ottawa; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Services were held at 10 a.m. Thursday, January 10 at Mott and Henning Funeral Home, Athens, with Rev. Don Neisler officiating. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery, Petersburg.
Contributed by Ms Velda Plopper, submitted by Jeanie Lowe