|Birth: ||Jul. 14, 1916|
|Death: ||Mar. 4, 2009|
Martha "Ma" Stanley Brown, a lifelong resident of Mobile, Al traded this earthly life to be with our Heavenly Father on March 4, 2009 at a local nursing home. She was born on July 14, 1916 in Vredenburg, Al. She was a faithful longtime member of New Hope Baptist Church where she served as the president of the senior choir and gospel chorus as well as in several other capacities within the Ministry. She was preceded in death by her husband of 35 years, Willie Brown and her parents, Amelia Lawson and Johnnie Stanley. She is survived by a two loving children, Helen V. Austin of Mobile, Al and Milton Bumpers, Jr. of Tallahassee, FL; three devoted granddaughters, Goddess Y. Malone, Brenda J. Johnson, and Cynthia Black all of Mobile, Al; 13 grandchildren, 42 great-grandchildren and 28 great-great-grandchildren; loving sister, Emma Ruth Jones; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends, three devoted, Josephine Scott, Emma Hatch, and Katie Jones. A special "thank you" is extended to Odessy Hospice and Eight Mile Nursing & Rehab for the loving care received from the staff. Visitation will be held on Saturday, March 7, 2009 from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral hour at New Hope Baptist Church, 1272 Pecan St. Rev. Glen Clark officiating. Interment will follow in the Gethsemane Cemetery Mobile, Al. Arrangements are under the careful direction of REESE FUNERAL HOME.
Published in the Press-Register on 3/6/2009
Created by: Lisa Enochs Davison
Record added: Apr 07, 2009
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