Mrs. Elma Corene Brakefield, age 81 of Snellville, GA died March 16, 2005. She was preceded in death by her children: Shirley McDaniel, Doug McDaniel, and Wesley Beecher and is survived by her husband of 9 years, Walter H. Brakefield; daughter and son-in-law: Cathy and Harold Gill of Snellville; sons and daughter-in-law: Wally Brakefield of Snellville; Gary and Cathy Brakefield of Blue Ridge, Ga; sisters, Verna and Omar Clark of Denham Springs, LA; Zelda Nelson of Magnolia, MS; brother: Vanon McMillan of Progress, MS; grandchildren: Mitchell and Corey; Travis and Taylor; Alex and Evan; several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Brakefield was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother who will be deeply missed. She was a member of Riverview Baptist Church and Riverview Paint Club. Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 19 at 1pm at Wages Snellville Chapel with Rev. Stephen Robinson officiating. Interment Eternal Hills Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends Friday from 6 until 8pm at the funeral home. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200.