NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Funeral Services for Mrs. Lilla Jean Barton Brown, 84, of Roan Ave, North Augusta, SC, beloved wife of Mr. Frank Henry Brown, who entered into rest October 31, 2010 will be conducted Thursday morning at 11 o'clock from the Posey Funeral Chapel. Rev. John Meyer and Dr. Roy L. Head officiating. Interment in Pineview Memorial Park. Mrs. Brown was a native of Madison County, Georgia, having made Aiken County her home for the past 58 years. Prior to retirement, she worked as a bookkeeper for the City of North Augusta. She enjoyed cooking for family and friends and published a cookbook of favorite family recipes. Mrs. Brown was a member of Belvedere First Baptist Church, the Lucy Pearson Sunday School Class and the Golden Age Club. Survivors in addition to her husband of 65 years, include; two daughters and a son-in-law, Angela and Bill Burkhalter, North Augusta and Annette Brown Holladay and her fianc Jim Foster, Winston- Salem, NC; a son and daughter-in- law, Anthony and Debbi Brown, Ocala, FL; six grandchildren, Dr. Will Burkhalter, Beth Ann Burkhalter Young, Stephanie Holladay Earl, Ashley Holladay, Henry Brown and Shelby Brown; a great-granddaughter, Amelia Marie Bowman; a close niece, Carole Conrad and other nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be Dr. Will Burkhalter, Henry Brown, Jimmy Brown, Allen Brown, Bob Young, Jon Williams, Dr. Randy Cooper and Jim Foster. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday evening from 5 until 7. The family wishes to thank the caregivers who have been a special blessing over the past year: Myra Parrish, Jackie Dent, Margaret Dunn, Pat Yonce, Tammy St. Clair and Louise Hammond. Memorial contributions may be made to Belvedere First Baptist Church, Forward In Faith, 421 Edgefield Road, North Augusta, SC 29841. The family will be at the residence. Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta in charge of arrangements. Visit the registry online at www.poseyfuneralhome.com .
The Augusta Chronicle-November 2, 2010