Martha Jo was born on July 28, 1926 in Summitville, TN to her parents, the late Ross “Dick” Jacobs and Ida Roberts Jacobs. She was also preceded in death by her husband, James Freeman Brown; son, Paul Brown; grandson, Shane Brown; brothers, Ross, James and John Jacobs; and a sister, Bobbye Jean Grissom.
She retired from PCA Apparel Industries, Inc. and was a member of the Summitville Church of Christ.
Martha Jo is survived by a granddaughter, Michelle Brown of Manchester; one brother, Frank Jacobs of Manchester; sisters, Wilma Rogers McAfee of Morrison, TN and Reba Sue Lefevers of Mt. Juliet, TN; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be on Wednesday evening, May 1, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
The Funeral Service will be conducted on Thursday afternoon, May 2, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. from the Chapel of Central Funeral Home with Brother Alan Adams officiating.
Burial will follow at the Summitville Cemetery.
CENTRAL FUNERAL HOME in Charge of Arrangements.