JEFFERSON COUNTY IL 
OBITUARIES
Nettie Alice Brown

Mrs. Nettie Alice BROWN, wife of Frank BROWN, died a 4:00 a.m. Sunday 
at her home in Webber Twp., Jefferson County.  Her age was 63y4m11d.  
Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. at Ten Post Oak Church, 
with the Rev. Bird GREEN officiating and burial will be in Thompson Cemetery 
at Wayne City.  At 3:00 p.m. today the body was taken from Combs Chapel in 
Wayne City to the home of a sister, Haru GARRISON, in Keenes, where friends 
may call until the funeral hour.

Mrs. BROWN was born December 9, 1888 in Hickory Hill Twp., Wayne County, 
the daughter of John and Roxana (TYLER) Swan.  On October 10, 1910 she was 
married to Frank BROWN, who survives.  She was a member of the Ten Post Oak 
Church north of Keenes.

Besides her husband, she is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Everett JOHNSON 
of Bluford; one brother, Clyde SWAN of Centralia; four sisters, Ruth CRUMBACKER, 
Edith CRASK and Haru GARRISON, all of Keenes and Fern BRADDY of Rochelle, IL; and 
3 grandchildren.




Source: Mt. Vernon, IL Register News
Date: 21 Apr 1952
Submitted by: Mary Zinzilieta
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