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Alice Elizabeth Brown Searcy
Birth: Jun. 6, 1867
Polk County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 28, 1956
Hendersonville
Henderson County
North Carolina, USA

d/o Doctor Clayton Brown, Sarah Malinda Frady

w/o John Davenport Searcy, m. 4 Mar 1889

Mrs. Alice Searcy

HENDERSONVILLE, April 29--
Mrs. Alice Elizabeth Brown Searcy, 88, of Hendersonville RFD 1, died this morning at her home after a long illness.

She was a native of Polk but had lived most of her life in Henderson County.

Funeral services will be held Monday at 2 p.m. at the Ebenezer Baptist Church, The Rev. L. K. Holbert, the Rev. M. M. Goss and the Rev. O. M. Hopkins will officiate and burial will be in the church cemetery.

Grandsons will be pallbearers.

The body will remain at Thomas Shepherd Funeral Home until it is taken to the church to lie in state for an hour prior to services.

Surviving are five sons, Sam, Bob, Jeter and Ralph of Hendersonville and the Rev. John Searcy of Hartsville, Ga.; four daughters, Mrs. Sally Metcalf, and Misses Maude, Lillian and Blanche Searcy, all of Hendersonville; three sisters, Mrs. Ada Wilson, Mrs. Laura Wood and Miss Louise Brown, B. C. of California, Sank of Washington and Z. Y. of Asheville; 15 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

--Transcribed by Debbie Metcalf from news copy.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Doctor Clayton Brown (1843 - 1943)
  Sarah Malinda Frady Brown (1847 - 1928)
 
 Spouse:
  John Davenport Searcy (1856 - 1933)*
 
 Children:
  Robert Gordon Searcy (1890 - 1974)*
  Samuel Leander Searcy (1892 - 1957)*
  Sarah Jane Searcy Metcalfe (1894 - 1961)*
  Jeter Pritchard Searcy (1897 - 1958)*
  Ralph Norfleet Searcy (1899 - 1988)*
  Maude Louise Searcy (1901 - 1995)*
  Lillian Ada Searcy (1904 - 1985)*
  John Clayton Searcy (1907 - 1985)*
  James Blanch Searcy (1911 - 1978)*
 
 Siblings:
  Alice Elizabeth Brown Searcy (1867 - 1956)
  Mary Hester Brown Williams (1868 - 1952)*
  Amanda Minerva Brown Williams (1870 - 1954)*
  James Madison Brown (1872 - 1951)*
  Carrie Ella Brown Hensley (1873 - 1932)*
  William Franklin Brown (1877 - 1932)*
  John Rogers Brown (1880 - 1953)*
  Elijah Sylvanus Brown (1882 - 1931)*
  Laura Sylvania Brown Wood (1882 - 1971)*
  Thomas Sankey Brown (1885 - 1973)*
  Zachariah Yates Brown (1887 - 1957)*
  Ada Rebecca Brown Wilson (1889 - 1982)*
  Briscoe Clinton Brown (1891 - 1956)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery
Hendersonville
Henderson County
North Carolina, USA
 
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Record added: Mar 16, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25310175
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