Essie Ree Brown

Essie Ree Brown, 80, of McComb, passed away Aug. 20, 2018, at McComb Nursing Home.

Visitation is 5 to 7 tonight at Sharkey Funeral Home, 1023 Old Brookhaven Road, Summit, and continues 10 a.m. Thursday until a celebration of life service at 11 with Bro. Rick Kennedy officiating. Burial will follow in Hollywood Cemetery.

She was born June 7, 1938, in Magee, the daughter of Fred M. Brown and Minnie Bell Warren Brown.

She was a homemaker and a member of New Heights Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two infant daughters, Pamela Jean Wolfe and Anita Renee Wolfe; a brother, Jerry Brown; and three sisters, Percy Mae Flowers, Mary L. Griffin and Mildred J. Bly.

Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Kaye and Gary Johnson of Summit; grandson, Scott Johnson; two brothers, Charles Brown and wife Joanne of Marrero, La., and Larry Mack Brown of Bridge City, La.; and a special and caring sister-in-law, Anna Brown of Summit, who has always been there regardless of the situation, good or bad.

Pallbearers are Scott Johnson, Glenn Griffin, Lance Brown, Mac Brown, Billy Brown and Duke Bly.

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