Esther Brown

Wednesday, December 17, 2003

Esther Brown, 80, of Dyess died Thursday, Dec. 11, 2003, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Osceola.

She was a homemaker and a member of the Presbyterian church. She was preceded in death by her husband Hollis (Buster) Brown.

Survivors include four sons, Albert Brown of Corning, Tony Brown of Mountain View, Paul Brown of Lepanto and Peter Brown of Caraway; three daughters, Sharon Gann of Marked Tree and Phillis Springer and Janie Brown, both of Dyess; a brother, Richard Mortenson of Coon Rapids, Mn.; two sisters Ann Joehnck of Burlington, Mn. and Agnes Nelson of Va.; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Sunday, Dec. 14 at Murphy Funeral Home chapel in Lepanto, with Larry Deaton officiating. Burial followed in Caraway Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Red Oak Baptist Church in Marked Tree.