Willie Jane Brown
March 30, 1944 ~ December 1, 2009
Funeral services for Willie Jane Brown of Cason will be at 1 P.M. Saturday, December 5, 2009 at Shady Grove Baptist Church in Cason. Burial will be Shady Grove Cemetery in Cason. Visitation will be Friday afternoon and evening at Reeder-Davis Funeral Home, Inc. in Hughes Springs. She died Tuesday, December 1, 2009 at her residence. Willie Jane Brown was born March 30, 1944 in Morris County to the late Willie K. Brown and Eula Mae Douglas. She received her education at JJ Rhodes High School. During the earlier part of her life, she was employed at Pilgrims Pride for 14 years and Lone Star Steel for 25 years, in which she was the first woman to retire out of the mill. As a child, she attended Shady Grove Baptist Church and later moved her membership to Prayer Garden Church of God in Christ. There she dedicated her life to God in 1985 and was a faithful servant of God as trustee, treasurer, President of Pastor Aid. She also served the Pittsburg district of her church as Hospitality chairman. In her beautiful life she leaves to cherish: one brother Charles John (Delois) Brown of Cason; seven children Sheila Hawkins of Longview, Elvettia Canton, Bennie Brown and Katherine (Roy) Reeves of Cason, Montoya (Sonia) Brown of Garland, John Bobo Brown of Lancaster and Fabian Brown of Daingerfield. She is survived by two aunts, Dorothy Smith of Cason, Leuella Hollins of Naples; 18 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren with special love she leaves: James Stuff Linwood and Mary Ruth Woods of Cason and Horace Linwood of Leesburg and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends lives that she has touched.