Mary Elizabeth Bravata , 72 years old of Holden, Louisiana, passed away Saturday, September 16, 2017. She was born on Sunday, September 17, 1944, in Pike County, Mississippi.

Mary is survived by her son, Dominick Bravata Jr. and his wife Jennifer; sister, Myrtle  Payne; brothers, Roy Powell and R.V.  Powell; and 3 grandchildren, Anna, Emma, and Adelena Bravata. She was preceded in death by husband, Dominick Bravata, Sr.; parents, Evie and Emma Powell; brother, Charles Powell; sister, Virginia Prather; and brother, Troy Powell.

Visitation will be Thursday, September 21, 2017 at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home - Hammond  from 9:00 am until the service starts at 11:00 am.

Interment will follow in the Colonial Cemetery,  Independence, Louisiana.

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