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Mamie Sylvania Adkins Brown
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Birth: Nov. 24, 1882
De Witt
Carroll County
Missouri, USA
Death: Apr. 19, 1967
Michigan City
La Porte County
Indiana, USA

Mamie S. Brown

Mrs. Mamie S. Brown, 84, formerly of 816 Clover St., died today in St. Anthony's Hospital, Michigan City, after a short illness. She had resided in the home of her daughter, Mrs. W. W. Lewis, Michigan City, for the last year. She was born on Nov. 24, 1882, in De Witt, Mo., and came to South Bend 24 years ago from Tefft, Ind.

In addition to Mrs. Lewis, she is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Grace Thompson of Royal Center, Ind., and Mrs. Leona Crawford of South Bend; five sons, Rev. Raymond Brown of Michigan City, Orville of Ithaca, N. Y., Cleatis of New Carlisle, Ross of Bremen and Edgar of South Bend; 21 grandchildren and 36 great-grandchildren; four sisters, Mrs. Clara Downs of Anton, Tex., Mrs. Nellie Wininger of Elk City, Okla., Mrs. Ethel Bennett of Independence, Kan., and Mrs. Blanche Shaw of Breckenridge, Tex.; and four brothers, Fred Adkins of Independence, Kan., George Lindsey of Oklahoma, Wilber of Aurora, Mo., and Ralph of Bremen.

Friends may call after 7 p.m. Thursday in the Forest G. Hay and Son Funeral Home. Rev. Robert Whitehead, of Niles, will officiate at services at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in the funeral home. Burial will be in Southlawn Cemetery.

Mrs. Brown was a member of Pentecostal Holiness Church, Michigan City.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Gilbert DeLafayette Adkins (1860 - 1940)
  Josephine Teeter Adkins (1865 - 1920)
 
 Children:
  Edgar George Brown (1901 - 1980)*
  Lizzie Pearl Brown Lewis (1903 - 1989)*
  Raymond Charles Brown (1905 - 1990)*
  Ross C. Brown (1911 - 1996)*
  Grace Hattie Brown Thompson (1915 - 2005)*
  Cleatis Virgal Brown (1918 - 1999)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mamie Sylvania Adkins Brown (1882 - 1967)
  Walter Niles Adkins (1885 - 1961)*
  Clara Mae Adkins Downs (1887 - 1983)*
  Nellie Irene Adkins Winninger (1889 - 1973)*
  Wilbur Lewis Adkins (1892 - 1982)*
  George Andrew Adkins (1894 - 1969)*
  Fred H. Adkins (1897 - 1973)*
  Blanche Lucy Adkins Shaw (1900 - 1987)*
  Ethel Almarinda Adkins Bennett (1902 - 1997)*
  Ralph Gilbert Adkins (1904 - 1979)*
  Raleigh Francis Adkins (1907 - 1951)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Southlawn Cemetery
South Bend
St. Joseph County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section I Lot 23 - 1
 
Created by: Scabbardfish
Record added: Dec 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45103908
Mamie Sylvania <i>Adkins</i> Brown
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Mamie Sylvania <i>Adkins</i> Brown
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