Funeral services for Mrs. A.V. (Ma) Brown, 77, of Baxter,
Tennessee, will be held at 4 P.M. on Sunday, September 10, at
Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home. Burial will follow
in the New Salem Cemetery in the New Salem community of
Jackson County, Tennessee.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 2 P.M. – 9 P.M.
and Sunday from 8 A.M. until time of services at Anderson –
Upper Cumberland Funeral Home.
Mrs. Brown passed away on Thursday, September 7, 2006, at
the Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
She was born July 27, 1929, in Putnam County, Tennessee, to
the late Sanford Johnson & Lizzie Haney Johnson. On May
27, 1946, she was married to the late J.B. Brown, who passed
away on May 27, 1972.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Christ.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded i n death by 1
Daughter: Cora (Tooter) Elizabeth Garrett; 1 Brother: Charles
Johnson; 1 Grandchild: Ronnie Wayne Brown, Jr.; her
Paternal Grandparents: Henry (Pap) & Leitha Johnson; and
her Maternal Grandmother: Mary Haney.
Survivors include 4 Sons: Jerry Brown of Cookeville, TN,
Garry Brown of Mattoon, IL, Ronnie Brown of Gainesboro, TN,
and Ricky Brown of Baxter, TN; 5 Daughters: Martha Loftis of
Bloomington Springs, TN, Janice Haugk of Silver Point, TN,
Versie Derossitt of Silver Point, TN, Margie Moore of Sparta,
TN, and Mary Rogers of Bloomington Springs, TN; 1 Daughter-
in-Law: Reba Jean Cantrell of Baxter, TN; 1 Brother: Billy
Glenn Davis of Gainesboro, TN; 1 Sister: Reba Nell Scott of
Gainesboro, TN; and a Special Friend: Carol Henry of
Cookeville, TN. 15 Grandchildren and 12 Great-
Grandchildren also survive.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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