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Margaret Ramsey Brown

Feb 07, 2020 08:47AM

Margaret Ramsey Brown


CHERRYVILLE – Margaret Ramsey Brown, 92, of Cherryville, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020 at Carolina Care Health & Rehabilitation.  

She was born Dec. 3, 1927 in Gaston County to the late Dock Boyd Ramsey Sr. and Lillie Strickland Ramsey. She was a lifelong resident of Cherryville. Margaret was a lifelong member of First Baptist Church Cherryville. She was a loving and devoted mother to her children. She will be missed by many friends and family.

Margaret was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Clyde B. Brown; siblings, Zula Beam, Eva Abernathy, Louise Fowler, Jennie Ramsey, Evan Ramsey, Darris Ramsey, Bobby Ramsey, and D.B. Ramsey, Jr.

Survivors include her daughter, Pam Brown Johnson and husband, Bruce of Vale; sons, Greg Brown of Cherryville, and Danny Brown and wife, Martha of Cherryville, and Steve Brown and wife, Pat of Rocky Mount; grandchildren, Amanda Johnson Coggins and husband, Kevin, Jason Brown and wife, Amy, Scott Tharrington and wife, Tracy, Candace Tharrington, Justin Brown, and Lesley Hoffman; and great-grandchildren, Zachary Brown and wife, Priscilla, Dakota Brown, Braiden Brown, Addyson Brown, Ryan Tharrington, Noah Coggins, and Olivia Coggins.

Funeral services were held at 3 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 2, 2020 at First Baptist Church with Rev. Dr. Vince Hefner officiating. Burial followed at City Memorial Cemetery.

The family received friends from 1:30 to 2:45 p.m., prior to her service at the church.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Cherryville, 301 East 1st St., Cherryville, N.C., 28021.

Condolences may be made to www.carpentersfuneralhome.net.

Carpenter – Porter Funeral & Cremation Services served the family of Mrs. Brown.