Stella Irene Brown of Valdosta died Wednesday, June 14, 2017, following a lengthy illness. She was born in Valdosta, Ga., on June 8, 1931, to the late R.V. Brown and Lillie Margaret Baucom Brown. She was a member of the Central Avenue Church of Christ and a 48-year retiree of the Lowndes County Board of Education.
Miss Brown is survived by her sister Frances Draper and sister-in-law Catherine Brown, both of Valdosta. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by three sisters and two brothers-in-law, Floyd Draper, Ruth and Elwood Starling, Margaret Brown, Inez Lott, and her brother Julian Brown.
Funeral services for Miss Brown will be Monday, June 19, 2017 at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Carson McLane Funeral Home, with Mr. Byron Brown and Mr. Jerry DeLoach officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow in Copeland Cemetery. Condolences may be expressed online at www.mclanecares.com. Carson McLane Funeral Home.
Published on  June 17, 2017