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Bessie Mae Brown

Bessie Mae Brown, 84, of Sumerduck, died on Monday, July 20, 2015 at Blue Ridge Christian Home.

She was born in Corrine, West Virginia on May 28, 1931, a daughter of Jasper and Minnie Newsome.

Mrs. Brown was a longtime member of Mt. Holly Baptist Church and the WMU.

She participated with TOPS for 25 years and achieved KOPS status. She enjoyed traveling, gardening and

especially spending time with her family.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James W. Brown; daughter, Debra J. Digges; brothers, Clyde

and Bill Newsome and a sister, Margaret Ogden

She is survived by two sons, James R. "Ricky" Brown and his wife, Cathy and Michael W. Brown and his

wife, Denise, all of Sumerduck; a son-in-law, Gary Digges of Bealeton; two sisters, Lorene Sloan of

Goldsboro, NC and Ruth Goad of Mullens, WV.

She also leaves five grandchildren, Karyn Brown, Kelly Brown, Garan Digges and his wife, Niki, Evan

Brown, Mitchell Brown and his wife, Samantha and a great-granddaughter, Laura Jayne Digges.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, July 26 from 6- 8 PM at Mt. Holly Baptist Church, 6172

Sumerduck Road, Remington 22734 where services will be held on Monday, July 27 at 2 PM. Rev. Chaz

Campbell will officiate.

Interment will follow at the church cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the church building fund.

Online condolences available at www.moserfuneralhome.com
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