Reba Joyce “Douglas” Brown of 943 Willow lane, Sleepy Hollow, Ill passed away Tuesday, October 18, 2022 with her husband of 61½ years, George W. “Bill” Brown and family at her side. After a lengthy illness her huge heart gave out and she’s at rest. Born January 28, 1943 in Benton County Tennessee to Eula M. “Kee” and Chester B. Douglas.
She was a loving wife, gentle loving mother of Karen J. (Jerry) Waller and Kevin W. (Andrea) Brown and six grandchildren, ten great grandchildren. Wonderful homemaker, excellent cook, faithful wife, nurturing mother, doting grandmother and inspiring great grandmother as well as a Baptist Missionary supporter and CEO of her own construction company, retired administrator-secretary and green-thumb flower husbandry. Loved to travel and meet new friends and photograph lighthouses and her family.
Mrs. Brown is survived by her husband and children and Laura, Shannon, Wesley, Billy, Brittany and Colton, grandchildren. Also her great grandchildren Alyssa, Tanner, Roari, Emma, Madilyn, Isabelle, Kaelyn, Dane, Drake and Archer. Also survived by her beloved sister-in-law Bonita and sisters Betty and Marjorie, brothers Hilliard and Wilbern Douglas.
Preceding her in death were brothers Danny and Louis Douglas and sister Eloise Fullerton.
Visitation with the family will be on Sunday, October 23, 2022 at Stockdale-Malin Funeral Home in Big Sandy, TN from 12 Noon-3:00 pm.
Interment will be at Ramble Creek Cemetery after service at Stockdale-Malin Funeral Home Big Sandy on Sunday, October 23, 2022 at 3 PM. With Rev. Steve Douglas and Rev. Arzell Douglas officiating.
An angel gone home!!