Local to compete for Mrs. Georgia title

Mrs. Conyers Mitzie Braswell

Mrs. Conyers Mitzie Braswell

Mitzie Braswell holds the title of Mrs. Conyers and she will be competing in the Mrs. Georgia pageant on June 29 at the Roswell Cultural Center. The Mrs. Georgia beauty pageant is exclusively for married women and if Braswell wins, she will go on to compete in the national pageant for Mrs. America.

Braswell has been modeling since childhood and received training from the Ford School of Modeling and Etiquette in New York City. She placed in the Ms. New York Junior Pre-Teen at age 13, was third runner-up in the Ms. Black World Teen Pageant at age 14, and won the title of Ms. Young Model 1998. She also worked the runway for Sears department store and local designers in New York City.

She is married and has a son. She works for Rockdale Medical Center as a registered nurse.