BROWN, Evelyn J.
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Age 84, a beloved wife, mother, grandmother and teacher of Riviera Beach, Florida transitioned to her heavenly home of February 15, 2013 after an extended illness. She was a member of St. John Missionary Baptist Church. Evelyn was a retired Palm Beach County educator with the majority of her teaching years spent at Westgate Elementary. She was active with The Scaler's Club, The National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa and The Rockettes. Evelyn is survived by her husband of 56 years, Isham (Ike) Brown of Riviera Beach, FL; one daughter, Renee Brown Gibbs (Ika) of Fayetteville, NC; two sons, Greg Brown of Tallahassee, FL and Duane Brown of Riviera Beach, FL; eight grandchildren, Craig and Sean Stokes, Ayana Gibbs, Nyasha Riley, Elizabeth and Jared Brown, James Graham and Jaylon Wilson; two great-granddaughters, London Stokes and Madison Gibbs; one goddaughter, Kelly Franks; a host of loving nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. A wake will be held on Thursday, February 21 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Shuler's Memorial Chapel, 5301 Australian Avenue, Mangonia Park. The celebration of her life will be held at 11:00 AM Friday, February 22 at St. John Missionary Baptist Church, 2006 A.E. Isaacs Avenue, West Palm Beach. Service entrusted to Shuler's Memorial Chapel (561) 882-4255.