Betty  Merlene  Brown,   80,   passed   away   on   Thursday,
November 2, 2017 at Mabry Health Care Center in Gainesboro,
TN. The family has chosen cremation, with memorial services at
a later date.

   She was born December 26, 1936, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late H.H. Scantland and Ova Scantland. She  was  a  factory
worker, and a member of the Lakeview Church of Christ.

    In addition to her parents, she was preceded in  death  by  1
Sister: Lois Lee.

    Survivors include 1 Son: Ricky Brown  of  Gainesboro, TN; 2
Daughters:  Kimberly  Thacker  of  Burkesville,  KY,   and   Pam
Stewart of Gainesboro, TN; 2 Brothers: Harold Scantland of OH,
and   Randy Scantland   of   OH;   5   Sisters:   Maidy  Moody of
Gainesboro,  TN,   Carol  Taulbee   of   OH,   Wanda  Wilson  of
Gallatin,  TN,   Ann  Wilson   of   OH,  and  Brenda  Auberson of
Livingston,  TN;   Special   Friends:    Wanda Hix  and  Suzanne
Thornton;   11   Grandchildren;   and  10  Great-Grandchildren.
Several  nieces,  nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends
also survive.
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