Graveside services for Ms. Anita Carol Brown of Farmerville, LA will be 2:00 pm Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at Wards Chapel Cemetery in Farmerville, LA under the direction of Griffin Funeral Home West Monroe.
Ms. Brown was born May 2, 1946 in Minden, LA and passed from this life on March 5, 2017 in Farmerville, LA at the age of 70. She was a member of the Union Parish Saddle Club in her younger years, where she served as Queen. She was an LPN for over 30 years, and retired from Glenwood Regional Medical Center. After retirement, she pursued a career in making handmade jewelry out of silverware and bullets, as this was her hobby and craft for many years. Anita loved horses, hunting and fishing and was a member of Farmerville Church of Christ.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Odos Grafton Brown and Fanny Juanita Brown; her brothers, David Odos Brown, Joseph Lavern Brown; and beloved nephew, Joseph “Lil’ Joe” Arrington Brown.
Survivors include her nieces, Connie Brown Wise, Terry Brown Baker and husband Tommy, Karen Brown Broeder and husband Ray, Aleia Brown Safley and husband Bill; sisters-in-law and close friends, Sue Dring Brown and Mary Griffin Brown; also survived by a host of great nieces, nephews and friends.