1920 - 2015 A Celebration of Dorothy B. Brown, Granny Brown 's Life, age 95, of Jasper, will be held at 2:00p.m., Sunday, October 25, 2015, at Jasper Church of Christ, with burial to follow in Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation will be 5:00-8:00 p.m., Saturday, October 24, 2015, at Stringer & Griffin Funeral Home Chapel in Jasper. Dorothy was born on January 11, 1920, a native of Roganville, she attended school there until the ninth grade then graduated from Kirbyville High School in 1938. She moved to Jasper and went to work at Morgan & Lindsey's Store and later worked at Southwestern Bell Telephone Company as a switchboard operator. She managed the Pollard Street Apartments from 1970 to 1978, in Jasper. Dorothy raised goats and sold milk for over 30 years in the Jasper area. She was a Charter Member of the Jasper Church of Christ and attended faithfully for over 65 years. She is survived by her special family and children Randy & Jana Wagstaff of Henderson, Tx. brother Frank Behannon and wife Brenda Faye of Jasper, three grandchildren- Blake and Dakota Wagstaff, Marcie Wagstaff and Joshua Love, and a great-grandaughter Cole Emerson Wagstaff. Dorothy was also survived by a number of nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by parents Hulbert and Esther Behannon, husband of 62 years Louis Brown, children Louis Allen and Monetta, and sisters Elvie Primrose and Elaine Falkner, brother Hassell Behannon. Services are under the direction of Stringer & Griffin Funeral Home of Jasper.
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2577 North Wheeler Highway 96 North
Jasper, TX 75951
Published in The Beaumont Enterprise on Oct. 24, 2015