Ms. Brown, 86, a former long-time resident of Cordele, died Tuesday, October 7, 2008 at Hampton Regional Medical Center in Varnville, SC. She was a native of Clarendo County, SC and the daughter of the late Dessie Tillman and Justine McMillian Brown. Ms. Brown was a retired Civil Service employee having worked for over 25 years at the Marine Corp Logistics Base in Albany. She was a member of Pinecrest Baptist Church and the Sara Wiley Sunday School Class. She is survived by several nieces and nephews. Ms. Brown was preceded in death by brothers, James Tillman Brown, Dessie Tillman Brown, Jr. and Martin McMillian "Buddy" Brown; and a sister, Emily Lambert.