Mrs. Rowena Braswell Varnadoe, age 67, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, October 10, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband, Curtis Varnadoe and former husband, Larry Braswell. She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Bonita Braswell Iler and husband, Tim of Buford, GA and Robin Braswell Callahan and husband, Jeff of Buford, GA; son and daughter-in-law, Larry Braswell, Jr. and wife, Sunny of Lawrenceville, GA; eight grandchildren, Eddie Sammons, Billy Braswell, Joseph Iler, Joshua Callahan, Raychelle Callahan, Rebecca Callahan, Sharon and James Gregory, and Lauren Braswell; one great grandchild, Madison Gregory; mother, Emma Shellnutt Meeks of Lawrenceville, GA; sister and brother-in-law, Bertie and Curtis Loving of Commerce, GA; brothers and sister-in-law, Lenard Meeks, Jr. and Gerald and Frances Meeks of Buford, GA; several nieces, nephews and cousins; sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Evelyn Braswell Jauch of Flowery Branch, GA and Carrie Braswell Szell and husband, Imre of Decatur, GA; and brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Truell and Joyce Braswell of Carnesville, GA. Mrs. Varnadoe was born October 28, 1943 in LaGrange, GA. She was a 1960 graduate of Buford High School in Buford, GA. She was a member of Buford Church of God. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at Buford Church of God with Pastor Rev. Edward Davenport officiating. Interment will follow at Broadlawn Memorial Gardens in Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 4:30 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. To express condolences, please sign our online guest book at www.flaniganfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133.