There will be a viewing hour at 1:30 p.m. at F. D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., for Mrs. Mildred L. Brown, 79, Youngstown, departed who departed this life on Friday, November 23, 2018, in Greenbriar Health Care Center.
Mrs. Brown was born April 10, 1939, in Youngstown, a daughter of Fredrick P. and Ophelia M. Jones Grays.
She was a license cosmetologist.
She was a member of Gospel Temple Baptist Church and its Mother’s board and the Missionary Society.
She leaves her children, Bobby Earl (Geraldine), Kevin Curtis (Sharon), Joseph Levell Brown and Cheryl Ann (Alphonso, Jr.) Hackett; 21 grandchildren, including Shaunta Marie Johnson and Jerry Smith, Jr., whom she reared; 29 great-grandchildren and nine great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Zebedee Brown, whom she married on October 6, 1956 and later died on May 13, 1997; a daughter, Juanita Brown; a son, Laurence E. Brown and a brother, Fredrick Grays, Jr. and a grandson, Demond Lamar Brown.
Funeral arrangements handled by F. D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc.
A television tribute will air Tuesday, November 27 at the following approximate times: 12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.