|Birth: ||Jan. 4, 1915|
|Death: ||Jul. 2, 2008|
Mrs. Geneva Brown, 93, of Eldorado, passed away at 5:05 p.m. Wednesday, July 2, 2008, at Ridgway Manor.
Geneva was born in Ridgway on Jan. 4, 1915, the daughter of the late Noah Joseph and Lillian (Oliver) Horton.
She was a member of College Heights Baptist Church. She worked in housekeeping at Pearce Hospital before retirement.
Geneva is survived by three daughters, Mildred M. (Bud) Sims of Elizabethtown, Helen G. (Doug) Bond of Ridgway and Linda M. (Clarke) Bond of Ridgway; a very special neice Dorris Jean (Mike) Petty of West Frankfort. She is also survived by grandchildren, Debbie (Steve) Wheeler, Cave-In-Rock, Rosemary (Dewey) Davenport, Elizabethtown, Beverly (Sam) Sandefur, Rosiclare, David (Mabyn) Sims, Ledford, Johnny (Debbie) Jones, Campbell Hill, Jimmy L. (Debbie) Jones, Cave-In-Rock, Jerry (Debbie) Jones, Harrisburg, Peggy (Mickey) Cunningham, Fla., Tina (Joe) Cunningham, Benton, Danny Klaffer, Carbondale, Sarah Jane (Gregg) Drone, Eldorado, Cathy (Mark) Fromm, Ridgway, Carmen (Dale) Broadway, Norris City, Cindy (Larry) Smith, Ridgway, Jeff (Janet) Bond, Norris City; 40 great-grandchildren; and 19 great-great-grandchildren. Geneva is also survived by three sisters, Eva Markham of Eldorado, Ruby Campbell of Whitehall and Naomi Tite of Woodriver; and a brother, Junior N. Horton of Eldorado.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husbands, Daniel E. Klaffer, Bob Minor, and Clyde Brown; a daughter, Velma Mae Jones; a son, Delmar E. Klaffer; a brother, T.M. Horton; a half brother, Frank Bayer; and four great-grandchildren, Timmy Drone, Jeffery Jones, Jason Jones and Charity Klaffer.
Funeral services will be held at Colonial Terrace Funeral Home, at 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 5, 2008, with the Rev. Barry Bascom officiating.
Friends may call 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Colonial Terrace Funeral Home.
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Record added: Jul 06, 2008
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