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Olive M. Brown

Olive M. Brown Olive M. Brown

Olive Marie Brown, 92, Corydon, died Sunday, April 7, 2019, at BeeHive Homes in Georgetown.
Born Sept. 27, 1926, in Crawford County, she was the daughter of the late Nova A. and Sylvia Miller Byrd.
She was retired from the U.S. Census Bureau and a member of Old Capitol United Methodist Church in Corydon and the Order of the Eastern Star Old Capitol Chapter No. 467.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Basil F. (Brownie) Brown; a daughter, Barbara Hallmark; four brothers, Elmo, Eldon, Loren and Owen Byrd; and a sister, Mary Gayle Hoffman.
Survivors include two sons, Anthony Brown (Mavis) of English and Carey Brown (Susie) of New Albany; a sister, Linda Davis of New Albany; four grandchildren, Melanie Brown-Partin (Pete), Kristopher Brown (Amy), Ryan Brown (Jenny) and Tyler Brown; and seven great-grandchildren, Ariana and Megan, Nicholas and Alexandria, and Cosette, Waylon and Gwyneth.
Visitation: Friday, April 12, from 3 to 8 p.m. and Saturday, April 13, after 9 a.m. at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon.
Funeral: Saturday, April 13, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with burial in El Bethel Cemetery near Milltown.
Officiant: The Rev. Andy Hansen.
The family suggests memorial gifts to Old Capitol United Methodist Church in Corydon.

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