Mary A. (Churchhill) BrownJanuary 5, 1930 ~ June 29, 2017 (age 87)
Mary Ann Brown, 87, of Franklin, NC, passed away Thursday, June 29, 2017. She was born in Stoughton, MA, the daughter of the late Walter and Anna Churchill. Mary was a devoted wife and mother. She loved being with her family more than anything. All of her ambitions were for the benefit of her family. She worked over twenty years as a third shift supervisor for DEC in order to be with her children during the day. After raising her children, she and her husband Walter retired in Florida. She moved to Franklin, NC in 2012. She was a member of Grace Baptist Church in Worcester, MA and attended Franklin Covenant Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Walter A. Brown and brothers, Robert and Frances Churchill.
Survivors include her children, Kathleen Lacroix of Salem, NH, Patricia Brown of Ellijay, GA, Dennis Brown of North Carolina, Cheryl Pellegrino of Franklin, NC, Janice Graro of Edmond, OK, Michael Brown and Walter Brown both of Worcester, MA and Christine Liseno of Franklin, NC; 14 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.
A memorial celebration will be held at a later date in Paxton, MA.
The family would like to thank the staff at Fidelia Eckerd Living Center for their kindness and special care that was shown to their mother.
Bryant‑Grant Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Brown family. Online condolences may be made at www.bryantgrantfuneralhome.com.