Funeral services for Rebecca Willmore Brown, 93, of the
Flynn's Lick community of Jackson County, TN, will be held at
11 A.M. on Friday, March 31, 2017, at Anderson - Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow
in the Rob Draper Memorial Cemetery in the Stone community
of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Thursday from 4 P.M. to 8
P.M., and on Friday from 9 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Tuesday, March 28, 2017, at NHC
Healthcare in Cookeville, TN. Mrs. Brown was a member of the
Flynn's Creek Church of Christ, and retired from Heavy Duty
Manufacturing after 28 years.
She was born January 16, 1924, to the late Benton McMillan
and Exie Clark Willmore. On December 23, 1948, she married
Billie Brown, who preceded her in death.
In addition to her parents and her husband, she was
preceded in death by 5 Brothers: Jim, Edward, Raymond,
Benton Jr., and Ensley Willmore; and 3 Sisters: Ruth Hawkins,
Catherine Burris, and Louise Butler.
She is survived by 1 Daughter: Susan (George) Dudney of
Cookeville, TN; 1 Grandson: Brian (Holly) Dudney of Cookeville,
TN; 1 Granddaughter: Allison Dudney of Cookeville, TN; 2
Great Grandchildren: Garrett and Ella Dudney; 1 Brother: Sam
(Robbie) Willmore of Chattanooga, TN; and a host of nieces
Bro. Edward Anderson and Bro. Jeremiah Tatum will officiate
at the services.
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