|Birth: ||Dec. 19, 1919|
|Death: ||Dec. 2, 2011|
Carthage (Leake County)
Verna Lee Brown, lifetime resident of Canton, MS., was called home on December 2, 2011. Born December 19, 1919 in Puckett, MS. Verna was blessed with a long life rich with family, friends and her church community. Verna was preceded in death by the love of her life, the late Rev. Earl E. Brown. Verna was survived by their daughter, Dorothy J. Downey and her spouse William E. Downey, Sr., their children, William E. Downey, Jr., Pamela G. Bess and Kimberly R. Gumpert. Grandchildren, Brandy L. Merrifield, Tommi N. Dussault, Aaron Gumpert, Autumn Gumpert and great grandchildren, Alexander Mayer, Brayden Dussault, Stephen Merrifield, William Merrifield and Russell Merrifield.
Funeral services will be held at Breeland Funeral Home Chapel, 3304 South Liberty Street Canton, MS 39046-4512 on Monday, December 5, 2011 at 2:00 pm with visitation at 1:00 pm.
Special thanks to the many prayers and support, the nurses of the Golden Living Center, Carthage, MS and the wonderful community of friends.
Earl E. Brown (1916 - 1979)*
Canton City Cemetery
Maintained by: Ben H. Burnham
Originally Created by: Cathie Bailey
Record added: Dec 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81505340