The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas

November 8, 2013

Virginia Brown

Palestine Herald-Press

— Funeral services for Virginia Brown, 99, of Houston, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 at First United Methodist Church Elkhart with Jeffrey Craft officiating. Burial will follow in Garden of Memories. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster Palestine.

Mrs. Brown passed away Monday, Nov. 4, 2013 in Houston.

She was born Nov. 28, 1913, in Houston County to Peter and Dora Kyle Bridges.

She was a member of First United Methodist Church of Elkhart and a homemaker.

Mrs. Brown was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Pridgen Brown; sister, Vernita Bridges; brothers, Jim Bridges, Lewis Bridges and Lee Bridges.

She is survived by her son, Philip Brown and wife Pauline of Houston; brother, Charles Bridges and wife Billie of Elkhart; two grandchildren, Nathan and Rosalyn Brown.

Pallbearers will be Ronny Bridges, Larry Bridges, Eddie Bridges, Bobby Bridges, Wilbur Bridges and Ricky Bridges.

Condolence calls will be received from 5 to 7 p.m. today at Bailey & Foster Palestine.

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