Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Blacks in:
 • Oakridge-Glen Oak Cemetery
 • Hillside
 • Cook County
 • Illinois
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Alberta Brown Black
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Jun. 1, 1910
Yazoo County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Apr. 15, 1998
Cook County
Illinois, USA

A sacred life came to a close Wednesday
morning, April 15, 1998 at 12:11 a.m.,
when our beloved Mother Alberta Brown
was called to her heavenly home. Alberta
was born in Yazoo, Mississippi, on June 1,
1910. She was the youngest of five children
born to Mary and Gabe Brown. Siblings and
parents all preceded her in death.

Professing her faith and accepting Christ
at an early age, Alberta came to Chicago,
Illinois in 1967. She joined Greater
Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church
in 1968 and was a faithful member until
her illness.

Alberta married Andrew Black (preceded
her death). She was the mother of ten
children. Two preceded her in death Bessie
Dodd of Belzoni, Mississippi and John
Black of Chicago, Illinois. Alberta
leaves to cherish her memory, children
Ethel Austin (Willie) of Chicago,
Illinois, Robert Wilson of Chicago,
Illinois, James Brown of Winston Salem,
North Carolina, Cornelius Brown (Irene)
of Chicago, Illinois, Theodore Brown of
Chicago, Illinois, Eugene Brown of
Chicago, Illinois, Alonzo Brown of
Belzoni, Mississippi and Lenera Brown
of Belzoni, Mississippi; seventy-two
grandchildren; one hundred thirty-two
great grandchildren; five great-great
grandchildren and a host of nieces,
nephews, cousins, friends and
Family links: 
  Bessie Louise Frazier Dodd (1925 - 1986)*
*Calculated relationship
Oakridge-Glen Oak Cemetery
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Created by: JeffG
Record added: Oct 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78732922
Alberta <i>Brown</i> Black
Added by: JeffG
Alberta <i>Brown</i> Black
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Linda Miller
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service