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Willie Bragg, Jr.

September 11, 1961 ~ December 23, 2019 (age 58)

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Obituary

Willie “Hollywood” Bragg Jr. 58, of Rock Island passed away on December 23, 2019 at UnityPoint Health – Trinity, Rock Island.  Funeral services will be 1 pm Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory, Rock Island.  Visitation will be an hour prior to service time.  Cremation rites to follow services.  Memorials in care of the family.

Hollywood was born in Rock Island on September 11th, 1961 to Willie “Frank” Sr. and Margie Nicholson Bragg. He attended Rock Island High School. Hollywood was well loved and known throughout the community. He had a passion for fashion and jewelry. He enjoyed listening to music and spending time with family and friends especially his mother and grandchildren.

Hollywood leaves to cherish his beloved mother, Margie Bragg; daughter, Wendi Bragg; son, Chase Janes; grandchildren, Nevaeh and Isaiah Watson, Lariyah Wilson and Jazie Butler; siblings, Nickie Bragg, Retina Bragg, Celine Lee, Antonio Bragg, Dorinda Bragg, Damien Bragg, Roshonda Bragg, Tremere Bragg, Tammy Bragg, Pamela Bragg, Lawanda Porter, Loredia Dixon and Latressa Jones; step-mother Dorothy Bragg; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Hollywood is preceded in death by his father Willie “Frank” Bragg Sr. and a sister Delphine Bragg.

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
January 8, 2020

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory
3030 - 7th Avenue
Rock Island, IL 61201

Funeral Service
Wednesday
January 8, 2020

1:00 PM
Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home and Crematory
3030 - 7th Avenue
Rock Island, IL 61201

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