MARTINEZ, Ga. - Mrs. Rachel G. Brown, 71, of Columbia Road, wife of the late James J. Brown, entered into rest on Thursday, January 10, 2002, at her residence. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Teresa of Avila Catholic Church on Tuesday, January 15, 2002, at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at Stephens Memorial Cemetery, Toccoa, Ga., at 3 p.m. Survivors include one son, Mr. James Michael Brown of Martinez; one daughter, Mrs. Donna Elaine Brown of Martinez; five grandchildren and five great grandchildren. A native of San Antonio, Texas, Mrs. Brown retired from J.B. White Department Store after 23 years and worked for Winn-Dixie in the seafood department. If so desired, memorials may be made to St. Joseph Hospice, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta, 30909, or the Breast Cancer Foundation. The rosary will be said at the funeral home on Monday at 6 p.m. and the family will receive friends immediately following until 9 p.m. Platts Funeral Home, 337 N. Belair Road, Evans. 860-6166.
The Augusta Chronicle January 13, 2002