Services for Ms. Carolyn Braswell Brown , 78, of Coolidge will be held Sunday January 14, 2017 at 3:30 p.m. at Whiddon-Shiver Funeral Home, the Rev. Lee Waller officiating with interment in Laurel Hill Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Bobby Maxwell, Arthur Collier, Don Collier, Stoney Jackson, Buddy McGarrah, and David Kindred. Ms. Brown was born April 26, 1939 in Thomas County, GA to the late James H. "Sharkey" and Louise Maxwell Braswell, and passed away at Cobblestone Health and Rehab in Moultrie on Thursday January 11, 2018. She was married to Downs Virgil Brown who preceded her in death on January 3, 1990. Ms. Brown was a bookkeeper for Maxwell Sheet Metal since 1958 and a member of Dawson Street Baptist Church. Survivors include her sons, Ronald Lloyd Brown and Pam of Coolidge, James Andrew Brown of Pryor, OK, grandchildren, Duncan Lloyd Brown of Jacksonville, NC, Whitney Rene Brown of Williston, ND, great grandchildren, Hank Austin Brown, Adaleigh Jane Brown both of Jacksonville, NC, siblings, Bubba Braswell of Charlotte, NC, Betty Lou Collier of Mississippi and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a sister Harriett Braswell Roberts. The family will receive friends at Whiddon-Shiver at 3:00 p.m. before the service on Sunday. Memorials may be made to The Benevolent Fund at Dawson Street Baptist Church. Guest may sign the online register at www.whiddonshiverfuneralhome.com.
Published on January 12, 2018