Mrs. Betty Brown
Funeral services for Mrs. Betty Joyce Brown, age 81,will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, September 16, 2017 in the Chapel of Replogle-Lawrence Funeral Home with Curtis Howard officiating. Burial will follow service in Hopewell Cemetery near Medina.
Mrs. Brown passed away peacefully on September 13, 2017 surrounded by her family and friends. Betty was born on February 9, 1936 in Henderson , Chester County Tennessee. She lived in Medina /Milan area over thirty years and retired from the Milan Army Ammunition Plant.
Betty was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur and Lydia Smith; husband Ralph Brown; sister, Martha Ellis; brother, Bobby Smith; and beloved son Darron Brown.
She is survived by her brother,Danny Smith (Linda); sister, Linda Stewart (Larry); sister-in-law, Mary Smith; brother-in-law, Paul Ellis. Her son Allen Brown (Judy) , children Kristi and Megan; son Dewayne Brown (Pam), children David, Jennifer, Stacey, Cliff, and Chris; daughter Denise Hardwick (Chris); son Chris Brown (Sherie), children Colby, Sarah, and Elizabeth; daughter Cindy Smith (Dion), children Courtney and Drew; son John Brown (Debbie), children Reggie and Kelsey; daughter-in-law Ramona Brown, children Nick, Darron Wayne, Griffin, Delaney, and Colin. Betty had seven children, twenty-two grandchildren, and twenty-one great-grandchildren.
The family would like to especially thank the caregivers Annette Dunn , Sally Pyle, and Cindy Martin Murphy for their compassion and care.
Pallbearers to serve are Dion Smith, Colby Brown, Darron Wayne Brown, Chris Hardwick, Lucas Puentes, and Reggie Gowan.
Visitation with the family will be Friday, September 15, 2017 from 5 p.m. till 8 p.m. and again on Saturday September 16, 2017 from 11 a.m. till service time at 1 p.m.