McMinnville resident and Warren County native Judy Fay Brown, 58, was born April 7, 1953 and died June 6 at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville following a three-month illness.
A homemaker and member of Lighthouse Baptist Church, she was the daughter of the late Olin Earl and Etta Louise Crawford Steele. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Shelby Jean Hudson and Marie Campbell; brother-in-law, Jack Campbell; and mother-in-law, Carrie Brown.
She was married Nov. 29, 1969 to Bobby D. Brown of McMinnville. In addition to her husband, she is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Kimberly and Joseph Woodlee and Melissa and D.J. Jones, both of McMinnville; three granddaughters, Addison, Brown, and Lakelyn Jones and Annabelle Woodlee; three brothers, Jerry, Terry and Phillip Steele all of McMinnville; two sisters, Patsy Myers and Renee Steele, both of McMinnville; father-in-law, Harold Brown of McMinnville; three sisters-in-law, two brothers-in-law and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in High’s Chapel with Hershel Short officiating. Burial will follow at Shellsford Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until 9 p.m. today, and 9 a.m. until time of service Thursday at High’s.
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) June 8, 2011