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Patricia Ruth Brown, 83
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Patricia Ruth Brown, 83, of McMinnville died Nov. 27 at NHC Health Care Center in McMinnville.
She was born Oct. 24, 1929, in Muncie, Ind., was a homemaker, and was preceded in death by husband, Walter Clifton Brown, and daughter Pamela Ruth Brown.
Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Phyllis and Rodney Vanderpool of McMinnville; son and daughter-in-law, Walter C. Brown Jr., and Beth of Churubusso, Ind.; sister, Jackie Durbin of Muncie; grandchildren, Rebecca and Andy Brown and Caitlin and Abigail Vanderpool; great-grandchildren, Shelby and Harley Brown; step-grandchildren Paula and James Tindall, Timothy and Kayla Vanderpool, and Mallorie Vanderpool, and step-great-grandchildren Colin and Jordan Tindall.
Funeral service is 1 p.m. Thursday at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. David Pennington will officiate. Interment will follow at Grange Hall Cemetery. The Brown family will receive friends Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m., and again Thursday from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the parlors of McMinnville Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at
McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Southern Standard
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Nov. 28, 2012