Hazelene Brown

LINCOLNTON - Hazelene Conner Brown, 85, of Stanley Total Living Center, formerly of 138 Woodvale Circle, died March 28, 2013.

Her funeral service will be 1 p.m. Monday in the Warlick Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Kathy McAbee officiating.

Burial will be in Hollybrook Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from noon until 12:45 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home.

Mrs. Brown was born July 7, 1927, in Iredell County, to the late George W. and Myrtle Ballard Conner.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Jackson "Jack" Brown and a brother, Wayne Conner.

She worked as the office manager for WLON in Lincolnton which she and her husband founded.

She is survived by a daughter, Betsy Brown Freeman of Lincolnton; three brothers, Hugh C. Conner of Raleigh, and Dr. Joel D. Conner and Paul N. Conner, both of Gastonia.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Rhyne Heights United Methodist Church, 520 S. Madison Street, Lincolnton, NC 28092.

Warlick Funeral Home is serving the Brown family.

Published in Gaston Gazette on Mar. 30, 2013