She was the daughter of the late Mark H. Benford and Bertha (Lawrence) Benford. Ms. Brown was preceded in death by her husband, the late Hosea Brown, Sr. She is a retired bus driver of the Rutherford County School Systems. May leaves to cherish her memories a daughter Nettie Mintlow and other family and friends.
She will lie-in-state Friday, September 12, 2014 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Rucker Memorial Chapel. Family visitation will be Saturday, September 13, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 12 noon with the funeral to follow at 12 noon at Webb Grove AME Church. Reverend LaVan Strickland will be the Eulogist and Reverend George McMillan will officiate. Burial will follow at Brown and Elder Cemetery.
Services have been entrusted to Rucker Memorial Chapel, 615-895-2200