A wake will be held from 6:00-8:00 P.M., Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at the Oglethorpe Funeral Chapel, Inc., 607 Kaigler Street, Oglethorpe, Georgia.
The funeral service will be conducted at 3:00 P.M. Thursday, January 16, 2014 at the Oglethorpe Funeral Chapel, Inc., 607 Kaigler Street, Oglethorpe, Georgia. Interment will follow in the Oglethorpe City Cemetery. Brother Ralph Price, pastor, of Christian Heritage Worship Center, Oglethorpe, Georgia, and Brother Johnny Cromer, pastor of Gospel Light House of Panama City, Florida, will officiate.
Mrs. Brown was born April 18, 1957 in Perry, Houston County, Georgia to the late J. R. Harris and Hazel Cromer Harris. She was married to Charles Brown and to this union they were blessed with three children. She was a homemaker, a member of the Christian Heritage Worship Center and sang with the Living By Grace Gospel Singers. She was preceded in death by two siblings, Billy Joe Harris and Wally Harris and by one grandson, Treyvarrious Christian Brown.
Survivors include a beloved sister, Brenda Brown, Oglethorpe, Georgia; three children and one son-in-law and one daughter-in-law, Gwen Lake (Chris), Melissa Brown and Robert “Kojack” Brown (Michele) all of Oglethorpe, Georgia; eight grandchildren, Christopher Lake, Jr., Aliyah Lake, Aniah Lake, Robin Cromer, Denise Harris, C.J. Brown, Isaiah Brown and Jacob Brown; two great grandchildren, Camron Cromer and Garrett Brown; sister-in-law, Paula Brown Kelly (Jimmy) Ellaville, Georgia; lifelong friends, Wanda Layfield, Carla Lund, Judy Short all of Oglethorpe, Georgia and Martin Larson, Americus, Georgia; a number of nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and Christian friends.
- Diane & Greg Busbee(Tuesday, January 14 14 10:50 pm EST)
Our thoughts & prayers are with all of you during this time of sorrow.
- GEORGE SMITH and JENNY BRANNAN(Tuesday, January 14 14 05:33 pm EST)
sorry for your loss from the manger at riverbend and towncreek apts.George Smith and Jenny Brannan praying for your family.
- ray kelley(Tuesday, January 14 14 08:33 am EST)
ill miss u aunt Sharon forever loved and missed your nephew ray
- Paula VanHouter(Monday, January 13 14 09:10 pm EST)
Gwen, Melissa and Family,
You are all in my thoughts and prayers during this time. May God continue to wrap each of you in his arms and uplift each of you during these difficult days. One thing I do know about your Mama is that she loved each of you and the rest of your family; especially those precious grandchildren.