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Grace Brown, 92

Grace Brown, 92

Grace Brown, 92, of Mills River, died suddenly Thursday, February 18, 2016 at her home.
Mrs. Brown was the daughter of the late Wiley and Willie Askew Trantham of Madison County. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her sister, Mildred Pond and three brothers: Othnel, Vernon, and Fred.
Her life took her and her husband from North Carolina to live in Michigan and then to Connecticut and finally retiring back in North Carolina. Mrs. Brown attended Oak Grove Christian Church where she had many friends.
Mrs. Brown leaves her husband of 74 years James G. Brown; two sons, Terry Brown of Greer, SC and Jerome Brown of Lutz, Fl; daughter, Sherry Brown of Hartford CT; seven grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren, one who is named Grace after her. As the surviving “Mom” she also leaves many nephews and nieces who referred to her as Momma Grace.
A memorial service will be held 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, February 23, 2016 in the Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel.
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Forest Lawn Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.