Obituary for Alma "Louise" Brown
Alma Louise Brown, 96, of Fairmont WV, formerly of Augusta WV and Dunnsville, VA, went to meet her Lord on Wednesday, November 8. She was predeceased by her parents, Hobart and Lake Hockman Hiett and her beloved husband of 67 years, Reverend Woodrow Inskeep Brown, PhD. She is survived by her children, Ralph (Pennie), Anita Harrower (Gordon), Mary Thurber )Jim), Lois Anderson (Bob), David (Chris), and Becky Stivers (Mike). She also leaves 20 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren and 10 great-great grandchildren.
True to her times Louise was a stay-at-home wife and mother, and in the course of her husband's career lived in New York State, California, West Virginia, Virginia and Maryland, and was the go-to parent of the family. Known to her husband as "Sweetie Face", she was ever deeply involved in his several parishes , and was noted for her fine soprano voice in his church choirs.
There will be a viewing at Tearcoat Church of the Brethren on Sunday, November 12 from 1:00-3:00pm. The funeral service will follow at 3:00pm. The church is located at 48 Dunkard Church Road, Augusta, WV 25704. In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to Tearcoat Church of the Brethren.
Published on November 11, 2017