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Edith Louise Miller Brown
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Birth: Mar. 1, 1919
Waverly
Morgan County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 6, 2012
Girard
Macoupin County
Illinois, USA

Edith Louise Brown, age 92, of Pleasant Hill Village in Girard, Il. and formerly of Waverly, Il. died late Monday evening (February 6, 2012) at Pleasant Hill Village. She was born March 1, 1919 near Waverly, Il. daughter of the late Don Clarence and Ethel Rawson Miller. She married George A. Brown on June 9, 1941 in Bowling Green, Mo. and he preceded her in death on November 1, 2005.

Surviving is one son, Larry Brown and wife Karen of Waverly, Il.; three grandchildren, Glen Brown and wife Jennifer of Waverly, Il., Todd Brown and wife Katrina of New Stanton, Pennsylvania; and Trevor Brown and wife Shonda of Waverly, Il.; seven great-grandchildren, Robbie Brown, Katie Brown , Ashlee Brown, and Mary Brown all of Waverly, Il., Paula and Garrison Brown of New Stanton, Pennsylvania , and Mike Brown serving in the U.S. military; and Greg "Bucky" Spradlin and Vernon "Gip" Miner both of Waverly, Il. who were like sons to Louise. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and two sons, George A. Brown, Jr. and Frank Lee Brown.

She was a 1936 graduate of Waverly High School and attended Illinois State University in Normal where she received her teaching certificate. She taught school for many years, two years in the country school of Prairie College, and twenty years as a third grade teacher in Waverly Elementary School. She was a member of Waverly United Methodist Church, Illinois Retired Teacher's Association, and was a member of the T.I.E. Club in Waverly for many years. She enjoyed her family, especially her grandchildren.

Services were entrusted to Neece-Airsman-Hires Funeral Home of Waverly, Illinois. 
 
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 Parents:
  Don Clarence Miller (1889 - 1967)
  Ruby Ethel Rawson Miller (1893 - 1950)
 
 Spouse:
  George Alvin Brown (1919 - 2005)
 
 Children:
  George A Brown (1942 - 1973)*
  Frank Brown (1951 - 1977)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Waverly East Cemetery
Waverly
Morgan County
Illinois, USA
Plot: W 1/2 829
 
Created by: JLM
Record added: Feb 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84801634
Edith Louise <i>Miller</i> Brown
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 Added: Feb. 11, 2012
 
 
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