Katherine G. Brown(1933 - 2012)

Katherine G. Brown

AGE: 79 • Lakewood

Katherine G. Brown, 79, of Lakewood, NJ, passed away at home on Sunday, December 2, 2012. She was born June 14, 1933 to the late Scott and Lovely Lee Clanton. She was reared by her adoptive parents, the late Roland Jones and Janie Jones-Bryan.

Katherine was educated in the Portsmouth, VA Public School System. She graduated from Georgian Court College, Lakewood, NJ, with a BA degree in Sociology and Secondary Education. She received her MA degree in Human Resource Management, from Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA.

She was retired, but was last employed by the NJ Department of Labor as a Claims Examiner. Katherine was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church, Lakewood and a Past President of the NJ Association of Ministers' Wives and Widows, Inc. She married Reverend Cager M. Brown and they were married for 63 years.

She was predeceased by her daughter, Janetta Brown. She is survived by her husband, Cager; son, Michael; daughter, Maria (Brad) Lindsey of Lakewood; 4 granddaughters; 5 great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and friends.

Visiting hours will be 10 am Friday, December 7, until the time of the funeral at 12 pm at Macedonia Baptist Church, 143 John St, Lakewood. Entombment will be in Ocean County Memorial Park, Toms River. James H. Hunt Funeral Home, Asbury Park, is in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the (877-465-6636) in Katherine G. Brown's name.


Published in Asbury Park Press on Dec. 6, 2012