Gerald Dee Bratton, 62, of Sweet Springs, MO, passed away Wednesday, June 25, 2014. He was born on July 3, 1951, son of Claude Mitchell and Eva Nell (Winters) Bratton.

Gerald served his country honorably in the United States Army through the Vietnam War.

He is survived by his mother, Eva Bratton of Houstonia, MO; and three sisters, Yvonne Gilmour of St. Joe, MO, Carol Tobler (Vic) of Atlanta, GA, and Pam Husk (Steve) of Lee’s Summit, MO.

He was preceded in death by his father.

A family memorial service will be held at a later date.

Serving the family, Rea Funeral Chapel, Sedalia.