Carol L. Brown
Carol L. Stephenson Brown, 79, Banta, died Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, at Homeview Health and Rehabilitation in Franklin.
Born Aug. 22, 1938, in Crawford County, she was the daughter of the late N.G. (Pete) and Hilda Faye Byrd Stephenson.
She was a 1956 graduate of Leavenworth High School, where she was a cheerleader, a former member of 1st Mount Pleasant Baptist Church in Franklin and attended the Church of the Bible in Franklin.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Steven L. Brown, on June 8, 1973; a brother, James M. Stephenson; and a brother-in-law, Bill Haney.
Survivors include her husband of 60 years, Marion L. Brown of Banta; a son, Justin T. Brown (Laura) of Banta; two grandchildren, Ethan T. Brown and Ella S. Brown, both of Banta; a sister, Shirley J. Haney of Greenwood; a sister-in-law, Edna Stephenson; and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation: Saturday, Aug. 25, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Swartz Family Community Mortuary and Memorial Center in Franklin.
Funeral: Saturday, Aug. 25, at 2 p.m. at the mortuary with burial in Bluff Creek Cemetery in Greenwood.
Officiant: Pastor Richard McKnight.