Marie Elliott Brown

Marie Elliott Brown, 94, formerly of Asheville passed away on February 17, 2014 in Wichita Falls, Texas.  A native of Yancey County, she was a daughter of the late Latt Columbus and Axie JoAnn Peterson Elliott and the wife of Richard Brown who passed away in 2004.  She was also preceded in death by four brothers:  Homer, Raley, Lloyd and Latt Elliott, Jr.
    She is survived by her children: Linda Samuel and husband, Mel McGyver of Dallas, TX, Mike Brown and wife, Leslie, of Cocoa Beach, FL and JoAnn Cox and husband, Mike, of Wichita Falls, TX; a sister, Macie Keith of Charlotte, NC; and her only grandchild, Jessica Shea Cox of Wichita Falls.
    Funeral services will be held at 2 PM Saturday, February 22, 2014 in the Chapel of West Funeral Home in Weaverville.  Rev. Jim McCoy will officiate.  Burial will be in Faith Fellowship Cemetery in Newdale.
    Family and friends are invited to a meal and greeting of friends at First Baptist Church, Weaverville in the fellowship hall from 12 until 1:30 PM prior to the funeral service at West Funeral Home.
    Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church, Weaverville, P. O. Box 547, Weaverville, NC 28787.
    West Funeral Home in Weaverville is serving the Brown family.  To send a condolence or view this obituary online, visit
    This obituary is a courtesy of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home.

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