Freda Brown

Obituary of Freda L. Brown


Freda L. Brown

Greenville, WV

   Freda L. Brown, 84, of Greenville, WV, went to her heavenly home on Sunday, October 28, 2018, leaving from Logan Regional Medical Center at Logan, after a long illness.

   She was born on April 3, 1934, at Little Harts Creek, a daughter of the late Dewey and Sarah Elizabeth Adkins Vance.

   In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 27 years, Wilfred Brown; two brothers, Jack Vance and Bobby Vance.

   Freda was a member of Hunt Freewill Baptist Tabernacle since 1963.  She loved shopping with her daughters, spending time with her mother, cooking for her family, watching her favorite soap operas, going to church, and baby sitting her grandchildren. 

   Those left to cherish her memory are three children, Barry Brown of Greenville, Carmella (Chester, Jr.) Bailey of Accoville, and Cheryl (Randy) Dye of Verner; two brothers, Thomas Franklin Vance of Greenville and James Vance of Poplar Bluff, MO; five grandchildren, Jessica Brown and her fiancé, Cody and Michael (Evelyn) Brown and their mother, Marie McCallister, Sarah Beth Bailey, Jacob Bailey, and Randy Codye Dye; two great-grandchildren, Braxton Brown and Kolten Brown; many nieces and nephews along with a host of other relatives, church family, and friends.

   Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Friday, November 2, 2018, at the Hunt Freewill Baptist Tabernacle at Hunt.

   Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, November 2, 2018, at the Hunt Freewill Baptist Tabernacle at Hunt with Rev. Michael Johnson assisted by Brother Danny Browning officiating.

   Following the service Freda will lovingly be laid to rest at Adkins-Frye Cemetery at Little Harts Creek.

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   Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Krantz-McNeely Funeral Home at Man.