Brown obit

In humble submission to the will of God, we respectfully announce the earthly transition of Mother Hilda Mae Brown, of Vernon, FL.  She was 96 years old and a life-long native of Vernon.

Mother Brown was born on March 24, 1924 to the late Lesley & Hannah LouElla Potter in Millers Ferry, Florida. Being raised in a Christian home, she accepted Christ as her personal Savior.  She was a member of the Jackson Community Road Church of Christ of Vernon, FL and was a homemaker.

She leaves to cherish her precious memories two daughters: Earnestine Lee of Vernon, FL, and Bettye (Thomas) McKinnie of Ft. Walton Beach, FL; one son: Shelby (Ossie M.) Brown of Ft. Walton Beach, FL; three sisters: Annie Mae (Alvin) Brown, Ruth (Cecil, Jr.) Hill, both of Vernon, FL, and Alma Bell of Panama City. FL; along with a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

A Celebration of Mother Hilda’s Life & Committal Service will be held 11 AM CST, Saturday, January 16, 2021 from the sacred grounds of the St. Luke Memorial Gardens of Vernon, FL with Bro. Eli Andrews, and Bro. Leonard Dean, officiating.  A Public Walk-Through Viewing will be held from 3-7 PM CST, Friday, January 15, 2021 in the Cooper Funeral Home & Florist Chapel of Chipley, FL.

In consideration to public health & safety, the usage / wearing of a facial covering is required to attend the Public Viewing & Celebration of Life.