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 Nellie Mae <I>Beale  Brown</I> Garrett

Nellie Mae Beale Brown Garrett

Birth
Isle of Wight County, Virginia, USA
Death 8 Apr 1995 (aged 90)
Virginia Beach City, Virginia, USA
Burial Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach City, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 8195830 · View Source
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Nellie was called Sis by her family. She was born in Isle of Wight County, Virginia. When she was 6 years old her family moved to Norfolk, Virginia to a house on Avenue A. She attended Patrick Henry Grammer School. She was married to Richard Brown and they had two sons, Richard and Wilbur. She was later married to John Garrett. Sis used to have relatives come and stay with her when she lived in Virginia Beach. She would treat them all to great home cooked meals. She loved having friends and family over and fixing and cooking. She was a wonderful hostess and cook. She also cooked many meals for the Church of God. She helped out with meals for visiting Ministers, homecomings and more. She was a member of the Kempsville church the last few years, but she had also attended her brother Earle's church at Ballentine and the church at Azalea Gardens as well. She was a wonderful daughter, sister, Mother, Grandmother and Aunt.



  • Created by: Rhonda Cowan
  • Added: 19 Dec 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8195830
  • Rhonda Cowan
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Nellie Mae Beale Brown Garrett (4 Apr 1905–8 Apr 1995), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8195830, citing Rosewood Memorial Park, Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Rhonda Cowan (contributor 46565669) .