Barbara Ann Brown, 73

June 01, 2010

OCT. 28, 1936-MAY 30, 2010

Barbara Ann Brown, 73, of 337 Brookline Ave., Hagerstown Md., passed away Sunday, May 30, 2010, at Fulton County Medical Center.

Born Wednesday, Oct. 28, 1936, in Hagerstown, Md., she was the daughter of the late Robert Newton Henson and the late Nellie Elizabeth Hatfield Henson.

She was a member of Shiloh United Methodist Church. Barbara was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend.

She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Albert F. Brown; two daughters, Laura L. Brown Bendell and husband, Alfred S. "Whooper" IV, of Greencastle, Pa., and Nelana B. Brown Cole of Falling Waters, W.Va.; two sons, Curtis A. Brown, and wife, Cheryl, of Hagerstown, Md., and Bradley S. Brown, and wife, Loretta, of Waynesboro, Pa.; seven grandchildren, Shannon Rudisill, Heather Cole, Lynn Loudin, Aaron Loudin, Alex Brown, Alfred Sloane Bendell V, Clayton Bendell; two great-grandchildren, Ray Norris, and Sophie Rudisill; and a special friend, Vicki Keller Johnston of St. Thomas, Pa.


She was preceded in death by a sister, Shirley Henson.

Services will be held Friday, June 4, 2010, at 11 a.m., at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, Md., with the Rev. Wayne Frum officiating.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 3.

Interment will be at Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown, Md.

Memorial donations may be made to Shiloh United Methodist Church 19731 Shiloh Church Road, Hagerstown, MD 21742.

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