Margaret Ruth Brown, 87

July 21, 2009

DEC. 20, 1921-JULY 19, 2009

Margaret Ruth Brown, 87, formerly of Salem Avenue, passed away on Sunday, July 19, 2009, at NMS Healthcare of Hagerstown.

Born Dec. 20, 1921, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late George W. and Melissa (Snyder) Carroll.

She was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Brown.

Margaret is survived by a sister, Betty Slonaker of South Carolina; a brother, David Carroll of Hagerstown; a granddaughter, Kim Dudley of Hagerstown; a grandson, Kurt Brown of Clear Spring; four great-grandchildren, Asya Brown, Ryder Brown, Kierston Dudley and Alyssa Dudley.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by brothers, George, Carl and Raymond Carroll, and sisters, Viola Collier, Helen Crowe and Thelma Kennedy.


A graveside service will be held Wednesday, July 22, 2009, at 1 p.m. in Rest Haven Cemetery, 1601 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown with Pastor Ronnie Faith officiating.

Family and friends will be received at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel following the graveside service.

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