Virginia M. Brown, 89, of Pittsburg, passed away at 5:47 p.m., Tuesday, January 28, 2014, at Via Christi Hospital, Pittsburg.
She was born May 10, 1924, at Shelbyville, TN, the daughter of William Thomas and Emmar Belle (Adams) Ethridge.
Mrs. Brown worked as a nurse's aide, at Medicalodge North of Pittsburg, for over 20 years before her retirement.
She was of the Southern Baptist Faith.
She is survived by one son, William E. Ethridge of Galena, KS, three daughters, Twila Sue Podolski of Phoenix, AZ, Cindy B. Lee of Girard, KS, and Darlene Brown of Pittsburg, KS, two brothers, Howard Ethridge, Norwalk, CA, and W.C. Ethridge of Nashville, TN, one sister, Betty Sue Williams of Jackson, TN, eleven grandchildren, and eleven great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents, one grandson, Michael Lee and two sisters.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday (January 31) at the Brenner Mortuary. Burial will be at a later date at the Mt. Olive Cemetery, Pittsburg. Friends may leave condolences online at www.brennermortuary.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Brenner Mortuary, Pittsburg, KS.