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 Bertha Onieta <I>Simmons</I> Brown

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Bertha Onieta Simmons Brown

  • Birth 27 Feb 1929 East Saint Louis, St. Clair County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 4 Feb 2011 East Prairie, Mississippi County, Missouri, USA
  • Burial East Prairie, Mississippi County, Missouri, USA
  • Memorial ID 101147576

Age 81 years, 11 months and 7 days, a resident of East Prairie, passed away Friday February 4, 2011 at 5:30 a.m. at her daughter's residence in East Prairie.

Born February 27, 1929 in East St. Louis, Illinois to the late Finis Ashley & Esther Mae Gordon Simmons,

On February 5, 1945 she married Claude Junior Brown who preceded in death on March 9, 1986.

She is survived by one son, Jeral Dean Brown of Dexter; one daughter and son-in-law, Shirley & Charles Fann of East Prairie; one brother, Thomas "Bubby" Simmons of Elsinore, Missouri; two grandchildren, Michael Bruce Brown and Robin Laster both of East Prairie; one great-grandson, Kyle Jackson of East Prairie

Two brothers, R.B. Harrison and Finis Simmons; and two sisters Dorothy Patrick and Virginia Stucker preceded Onieta in death.

Shelby Funeral Home of East Prairie

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  • Added: 23 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101147576
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bertha Onieta Simmons Brown (27 Feb 1929–4 Feb 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101147576, citing Memorial Park Cemetery, East Prairie, Mississippi County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Setinstone (contributor 47987017) .