Mrs. Lolita Mae McCaughan Bracewell passed away on July 7, 2019 at the age of 82. Lolita was born on August 18, 1936 in Poteet to Hershel and Caroline McCaughan. She is preceded in death by her husband, Carlos Bracewell, and her parents Curtis and Caroline McCaughan. Lolita is survived by her son Joel Bracewell, daughter Jana Bracewell, sister Averil Adams Faulkner, and her beloved grandchildren Callie Bracewell, Taylor Black and Sloane Black. Lolita spent her career as a teacher in the area, and retired from Jourdanton High School. She was an avid reader, and loved spending time with her family and friends at the lake, dancing and traveling.
Visitation was on Thursday, July 11 from 4-8 p.m. at the Hurley Funeral Home in Pleasanton, the family was present to receive friends from 5-7 p.m. Funeral services were on Friday, July 12 at 10 a.m. at the Hurley Funeral Home. Burial followed at the Rutledge Cemetery in Poteet. The family asks that in lieu of flowers, that donations be made to the Alzheimer’s Association at www.alz.org or to the Poteet Cemetery Association.