NEW BERN - Mary Aytch Brown, 81, of 820 Cedar St., formerly of Snow Hill, died Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, at home. The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8, at New Bern Seventh-day Adventist Church with the Rev. Dr. Hennie Brown Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery. Survivors include her husband, Elijah Bruce Brown Sr. of the home; two sons, four daughters, one stepmother, seven brothers, five sisters, 15 grandchildren 32 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. The family will receive friends at the residence. Viewing will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Oscar's Mortuary, Inc.
Published in Free Press from Dec. 6 to Dec. 9, 2013