|Birth: ||May 15, 1919|
|Death: ||Oct. 4, 2008|
Gracie May Brown, 89, died Saturday, Oct. 4, 2008, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital.
She was born May 5, 1919, at Tuckerman to the late George and Leanna House. Mrs. Brown retired from Arkansas State University after 16 years working in the cafeteria.
She loved her church, a member of the Fairview Baptist Church and a charter member of the Needham Baptist Church. She was a member of the church bowling league and loved gardening and flowers.
She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
Survivors include a son, Jerry Earl Brown and wife Vivian of Brookland; a daughter, Judy White and husband Richard of Jonesboro; a brother, Gaylon House of Jonesboro; six grandchildren, Jerrod Brown, Andy White, David White, Kimberly Tinnon, Nicole Miller and Jamie Holladay; and 13 great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her husband, Lester Brown; granddaughter, Jill Renee White; a brother, Woodard House, and a sister, Helen Meador.
A celebration of her life will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. in Gregg Funeral Home at Jonesboro with the Revs. Paul White and Don Seat officiating. Burial will follow in Pine Log Cemetery.
Visitation will be tonight from 6-8 in Gregg Funeral Home at Jonesboro.
Honored to serve as pallbearers are Jerrod Brown, Andy White, David White, Scott Miller, Will House and Drew Brown, and as honorary pallbearers, Gaylon Jones, Matt Jones and Chris Knight.
The family will like to express a special thank you to Dr. Stephen Woodruff for the wonderful care.
Personal condolences may be sent to the Brown family at www.greggfunerals.com.
Lester E. Brown (1908 - 1986)*
Pine Log Cemetery
Created by: James C.
Record added: Oct 07, 2008
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