Dawnette Ann Bray, 42, was born April 28, 1967 and passed away September 7, 2009 after a three year battle with Amyloidosis.
Dawnette was a 1985 graduate of Belle High School. She received her bachelor's degree from William Woods University in 1989. She later went back to school and earned her Master's Degree from William Woods University.
Dawnette worked for 13 years at Dillard's in Jefferson City. She later worked for 10 years as a fiscal analyst for the Missouri Department of Conservation in Jefferson City.
She was a lifelong member of Zion Evangelical Free Church in Bland, being confirmed into the Church in 1981.
Dawnette loved to sew and loved spending time with friends and family. She took pride in her job and in her sewing for others. Her strong faith in God gave her courage and carried her through the tough times. She passed her strong faith on to all those around her.
She is survived by her parents, Albert and Naomi (Kraenow) Bray of Belle; one sister, Donna Campbell with husband Rocky of Belle; niece Jessi Campbell Foust with her husband Justin; nephew Tyler Campbell with his wife Tommi; great-nephew Jake Foust and great-niece Jaci Foust; as well as many special friends and relatives.
She is preceded in death by her grandparents, Eugene and Laura Kraenow, Albert Bray, Sr. and Lawrence and Grace Glenn.