Geraldine F. "Jerry" Brown, 93, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Sunday, June 1, 2008, at the Caruthersville Nursing Home.
Born Feb. 14, 1915, in Tyler, Mo., daughter of the late Emery L. and Hattie B. Shinaberry Morgan, she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Caruthersville.
On Jan. 5, 1932, in Blytheville, Ark., she married Gene Brown, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by one brother, Robert E. "Bob" Morgan and a son-in-law, Franklin E. "Pete" Robertson, Sr.
Survivors include one daughter, Carolyn Sue Robertson, of Caruthersville; one son, Emery Eugene Brown and wife, Jane, of Houston, Texas; one brother, Emery Lee Morgan, Jr., and wife, Wilda, of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; a sister-in-law, Margaret A. "Margie" Morgan, of Caruthersville; two grandsons, Franklin E. "Petey" Robertson, Jr., of Pickerington, Ohio and Scott Stacy Brown, of Houston, and five great-grandchildren, Hadley J., Bradley A. and Tanner P. Robertson, all of Pickerington and Scott S. and Emily G. Brown, both of Houston.
Funeral services were held Thursday, June 5, at the First Baptist Church in Caruthersville with Dr. James Adams officiating.
Burial was in the Little Prairie Cemetery at Caruthersville.
Pallbearers were Robert E. Morgan, Jr., Stacy Brown, Petey Robertson, Kirk Sanders, Richard Altice and Charlie Jones.
H.S. Funeral Home of Caruthersville was in charge of arrangements.