Mrs. Alma Jean Brown, born on June 2, 1927, passed away Saturday, December 15, 2018 at her home in Limestone.
Alma was the beloved wife of 71 years of Leo Brown. She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Nora Lewis, six brothers, four sisters, one son, Sgt. Larry A. Brown and one grandson, Billy Brown.
Alma was a loving mother of five children, Sharon Burgner, Limestone, Robert & Diana Brown, Chuckey, Kathy Schroder, Limestone, Danny & Brenda Brown, Limestone; a daughter-in-law, Linda Brown, Montana. She was adored by nine grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.
Alma was of the Christian faith and lived her life as an example to everyone. She spent many years actively participating in her community. She loved spending time with her church family and friends from Mount Carmel United Methodist and was a member of Asbury Methodist for over 40 years. In her spare time, she enjoyed being a homemaker, reading and word search books.
Funeral services will be conducted 7:00 pm Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home with Pastor Donna Waddle and Pastor Steven Spell officiating. The family will receive friend from 5:00-7:00 pm Tuesday prior to the service.
Interment services will be conducted 11:00 am Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at Liberty Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be grandsons. Honorary pallbearers will be Oscar Brown and Ruth Humphrey.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Lois Brown Smith (battling brain cancer) c/o Michael Brown 106 Brown Dr. Chuckey, TN 37641.
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|EULOGIES & CONDOLENCES|
|Please accept our sincere condolences and sympathies during
this most difficult time. While nothing will completely take away
your grief, we have found the scripture at Isaiah 25:8 to be
especially comforting where it promises that soon God will
swallow up death forever and wipe away the tears from all
faces. May God comfort all of you and give you peace in the
days ahead. 2 Corinthians 1:3,4|
||John and Teresa Mowery
|very sorry for your loss. your mom/grandmother was
very good to my daughter Nikki and to My grand
kids they will miss her very much.sending prayers
for your family.|
|Alma was a beautiful lady inside and out. I love her dearly. my deepest sympathy and prayers are with her family. Love Shirley|
||John and Claudette Lewis
|Aunt Alma was the last surviving member of my
Dad's family. It's been many years since I have
seen and talked to her and Uncle Leo. The thought
that she is the end of a generation of our family
is sobering. Claudette and I send our deepest
condolences, praying that God will provide peace
and comfort to the family.
John Lewis (2nd Oldest son of Clarence)|
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