Graveside services for Mrs. Shirley Ann Kinney Brown, age 70, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 23, 2012 at Stevenson Cemetery with the Rev. Ralph "Buddy" Kinney Jr. officating under the direction of Golden Funeral Home.
Mrs. Brown was a homemaker and member of the Baptist faith. She was a loving wife, mother, and Nanny who loved all her "babies".
Mrs. Brown is survived by three daughters, Debra Hobson and husband Reggie of Spencer, LA, Holly Lawrence and husband Jerry of Bastrop, LA, Sandra Middleton and husband Tony of Bastrop, LA; an "adopted" daughter, Becky Carter Edwards and husband Ricky of West Monroe, LA; seven grandchildren, Joshua Hobson and wife Tiffany, Heath Hobson, Matt Brown, Tori Lawrence, Jacob Lawrence, Sydney Middleton, Jessica Edwards; one great-granddaughter, Carlie Hobson; two brothers, Theodore Kinney and wife Opal, Gene Kinney and wife Sue; brother-in-law, John L. Brown and wife Sue; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Brown is preceded in death by her husband, Edward N. Brown; parents, Lawrence and Ivera Kinney; brothers, Ralph Kinney, George Kinney, Jimmy Kinney; brother-in-law, Raymond Brown; sisters-in-law, Clara Belle Kinney and Reatha Brown, father-in-law Ollie Brown and mother-in-law Lois Brown.
The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. Friday, June 22, 2012 at Golden Funeral Home.