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In Memory of

Willamina Brashear

October 19, 1932 - November 24, 2016

Obituary


Willamina "Billie" Bertha Brashear was "no longer hungry for worldly food" on November 24, 2016 in Phoenix, Arizona. Born in October 19, 1932 in Ekalaka, Montana, Billie earned a Bachelor of Arts in Education from Arizona State University. Initially, she worked as a teacher for the Murphy School District in the Head Start program. For the rest of her career, Billie was employed with the Alhambra Elementary School District, where she was a kindergarten teacher at Sevilla Elementary School. Mom loved good food and good music. She enjoyed going to movies and plays with friends...

Willamina "Billie" Bertha Brashear was "no longer hungry for worldly food" on November 24, 2016 in Phoenix, Arizona. Born in October 19, 1932 in Ekalaka, Montana, Billie earned a Bachelor of Arts in Education from Arizona State University. Initially, she worked as a teacher for the Murphy School District in the Head Start program. For the rest of her career, Billie was employed with the Alhambra Elementary School District, where she was a kindergarten teacher at Sevilla Elementary School. Mom loved good food and good music. She enjoyed going to movies and plays with friends and family. In particular, mom loved being with Mary Kaufman and Christy Hyde at these fine events. She is survived by her sisters, Sandra Smith and Bernadine King, and her children - Tamara Null, Daniel Brashear, Rodney Brashear and Robin Brashear. She had 9 grandchildren and one great grandchild. A memorial service will be held at Green Acres Mortuary, 401 N. Hayden Rd., Scottsdale, AZ on December 3, 2016 at 10am. Memorial gifts may be made to the Act One Foundation 910 E. Osborn Road, Suite C Phoenix, AZ 85014