She was born May 8, 1917 to the late Frank and Octavia (Willison) Brown.
She was retired from General Electric and was a member of First United Methodist Church.
Preceding her in death are her parents; first husband, Elbert Cronin and her siblings, Grace B. Mueller, Vernon Brown, Walter “Boss” Brown and Ben Brown.
There are no immediate survivors.
Funeral services will be at 1:00 P.M.CST Thursday, January 9, 2014 at First United Methodist Church. Rev. Lee Shepard will officiate. Burial will follow in New Hope Cemetery in Newtonville. There will be no visitation. Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home is handling arrangements.