6/19/16—Barbara Brown

Funeral Services for Mrs. Barbara Ann Brown, age 71 of Manchester, will be conducted Sunday, June 19, 2016 at 11:00 AM at Coffee County Funeral Chapel with Brother Benny Benjamin officiating. Interment will follow in Bradley Cemetery in Erin, Tennessee. Visitation with the family will be held on Saturday, June 18, 2016 from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM at Coffee County Funeral Chapel. Mrs. Brown passed away on Thursday, June 16, 2016 at her home.

Mrs. Brown was born on September 21, 1944 in Lauderdale County, Alabama to the late Floyd and Elsie Lard. She was a faithful member of Main Street Church of Christ. She was a homemaker and had a heart for children. She worked in foster care by taking children into her home and caring for them. Spending time with and helping children is what she loved. She was an avid gardener and enjoyed landscaping her yard full of different types of flowers, especially her rose bushes.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her first husband, James Raney; her brother, J.G. Lard. Survived by her husband, Lloyd Brown; sons, Keith Raney and wife Donna, Kevin Raney and wife Jamie, Jeremy Brown, Austin Brown, Matthew Brown; daughters, Laura Monroe and husband Terry Bennett, Pamela Neal; 2 brothers, 3 sisters; 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Coffee County Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the family of Mrs. Barbara Ann Brown.

On line condolences may be made at www.coffeecountyfuneralchapel.com