Roger Dale Brawner, of the Haysville Community in Macon County, TN, was born on Tuesday, July 27, 1943, one of two children born to the late Fred and Elizabeth Hire Brawner. He departed this life on Monday, November 12, 2012 at the age of 69 years, 3 months and 16 days. Funeral services for Roger Brawner were conducted from the Anderson & Son Funeral Home in Lafayette at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, November 16th with Brother Guthrie Gregory and Brother Chad Harston officiating. Interment followed in the Haysville Cemetery. Honorary pallbearers were Charlie Darnell, Homer Blankenship, Ben Holder, H.B. Cunningham, Glenn Patterson and a host of special golf friends. Pallbearers were Brian West, Davis White, Gordon Branham, Adam Branham, Chris Shaw, Donnie Bowman and Derrick Newberry.
Roger was married to the former Martha Conner on August 12, 1975. He had worked for Cunningham Motors as a Sales Manager for several years and was of the General Baptist belief.
In addition to his parents, Roger was preceded in death by an infant sister, Delilah Brawner. Along with Martha, his wife of 37 years, he is survived by sons and daughter-in-law, Perry Brawner, and Rocky and Darla Brawner, all of Hendersonville; daughter, Jamie Brawner of Lafayette; grandchildren, Kyle Brawner, Christen Brawner, Mikayla Brawner and Marlee Brawner, all of Hendersonville; and a stepmother, Shirley Brawner of Lafayette.