2018-08-01 / Obituaries

Irene Brown

Retired

Irene Hodge Brown, 91, passed away July 22, 2018, in Cocoa, Fla.

Mrs. Brown was born Nov. 10, 1926, to the late Bill and Raven Davis of Early County. She graduated from Early County Training High School, a member of Greater Saint Paul Baptist Church and was employed by Stone Funeral Home over 60 years in Cocoa, Fla.

Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Willie Brown; two sisters, Mary L. Hodge and Eve Mae Hodge; and two brothers, Horace E. Hodge and Willie Hodge.

Survivors include one sister, Gladys M. Hodge Henderson Wakefield, of Blakely, Ga.; a granddaughter and step-sons.

A funeral service was held Saturday, July 28, 2018, at Zion Orthodox Primitive Baptist Church in Cocoa at 11 a.m. Stone Funeral Home in Cocoa was in charge of arrangements

A second funeral service was held Sunday, July 29, 2018, at 11 a.m. at Friendship Baptist Church in Bluffton, Ga., with burial in Coates Cemetery in Bluffton. Peoples Funeral Home, of Blakely was in charge of the arrangements.

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