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Jo Ann Cooksey Brown
Funeral services for Mrs. Jo Ann Cooksey Brown will be Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017, at 1:30 p.m. in the chapel of Stephens Funeral Home with the Rev. Chris Cooksey officiating. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens.
Mrs. Brown, 82, of Meridian, passed away Sunday at Bedford Care of Marion. A longtime member of Central United Methodist Church, Mrs. Brown was a very intelligent and talented person. Though she was very private, her talents included painting, photography, and writing as well as a very accomplished seamstress. She also assisted her husband in the operation of their business Buck Brown Construction.
She is survived by her daughter Adra Brown Alexander; granddaughter Meagan Alexander Hodges; grandson Jeremy Alexander and great-grandchildren Collins Hodges, Payton Alexander, Gadsden Alexander and Parker Nelson.
Mrs. Brown is preceded in death by her husband Buck Brown; parents Robert Loyd and Elgie Cooksey; sister Jeane Jones and brother Hubert Loyd Cooksey.
Pallbearers will be Wayne Cooksey, Curtis Cooksey, Scott Cooksey, Gary Jones, Mark Adkins and Matt Adkins.
Visitation will be Tuesday from noon to service time at the funeral home.
Friends may sign the online register at www.stephensfunerals.com
Published on September 26, 2017