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Smith Funeral Home
Saturday August 28th, 2021

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James Memorial Cemetery
Saturday August 28th, 2021

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Edith Mae Brown

Mrs. Edith Mae Cooper Brown was born June 7, 1952 in Florence, South Carolina. She was the daughter of Leroy Douglas, Sr. and the late Lena Cooper Douglas. She departed this life on Monday, August 23, 2021.

Mrs. Brown attended the Florence Public Schools System and was a proud Class of 1971 graduate of Wilson High School.

She was joined in marital bliss to Reverend Randolph Brown and this union was blessed with four wonderful children.

Mrs. Brown was employed by Florence School District One until her retirement.

Mrs. Brown served as the Secretary of the Ministers & Ministers’ Wives Black River Association in Manning, South Carolina.

In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by one sister, Juanita Walker.

Left to cherish her love and precious memories are her husband of fifty-one years, Reverend Randolph, Sr. of Florence, South Carolina; three sons, Randolph “Pop” (Felicia) Brown, Frederick Brown, and Daniel Brown all of Florence, South Carolina; one daughter, Verlinda Brown of Atlanta, Georgia; 19 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; six sisters, Annie Bailey, Dorothy Douglas, Liza Myers, Teresa “Peaches” Douglas, Audrey Burris, and Audriane Bines all of Florence, South Carolina; three brothers, Charlie “Buddy” Williams of Florence, South Carolina, Cornelious “Root” Douglas of Pamplico, South Carolina, and Leroy Douglas, III of Florence, South Carolina; seven brothers-in-law, Amos Myers of Florence, South Carolina, Corey Bines of Florence, South Carolina, Anthony Burris of Florence, South Carolina, David Brown of Florence, South Carolina, Joe (Rosa) Brown of Hartsville, South Carolina, Charles Graham of Florence, South Carolina, and Willie (Emma Lee) Graham of Scranton, South Carolina; four sisters-in-law, Betty Joe Brown of Charlotte, North Carolina, Betty Lou (Nashid) Barrett of Newark, New Jersey, Anne (Leo) Singletary of Scranton, South Carolina, and Jacqueline Pickett of Winston Salem, North Carolina; and a host of nephews, nieces, other relatives, and friends.

Please keep the family of Mrs. Edith Mae Brown in your thoughts and prayers.

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A candle was lit in memory of Edith Brown

Gwendolyn Smith Sep 2 2021 8:43 PM

To my family I am so sorry for your loss. Aunt Edith loved everyone and was a blessing to all. She is gone from our sight but not our hearts. You are in my prayers.

Love and blessings

Tameaka Hawkins Moses Aug 28 2021 7:40 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Edith Brown

Tameaka Hawkins Moses Aug 28 2021 7:28 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Edith Brown

Sandra Cooper Dent Aug 28 2021 6:21 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Edith Brown

Wilson Class 71 Aug 27 2021 7:08 PM

My sincerest condolences to the family during this difficult time.

Larry Fuller Aug 27 2021 4:36 PM

My sincere sympathy and prayers for the family during your hours of bereavemen. Edith will be greatly missed by all the lives she touched.

Gwendolyn DobsonShaw Aug 27 2021 2:17 PM

Praying for Healing and Strength and Comfort May God give you peace in your time of sorrow. I'll present with you in your time of sorrow keep trusting and leaning on the Lord. The Law family extend our condolences to the Brown family.

Terry Law Aug 27 2021 10:47 AM

Rev. Randolph Brown , children and family. Mrs. Brown will be greatly missed but, NEVER FORGOTTEN. God is our REFUGE and STRENGTH, a very present help in trouble.( Psalm 46:1) May God keep your family in perfect peace.4EVER.

Darlean F Sellers & Family Aug 26 2021 9:46 PM

Edith was more than a friend she was my sister. She will be truely missed. To the family you all are in my prayers. If you need me I am here for you all. I love you all.

Linda and family. Aug 26 2021 7:56 PM

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