HAZEL PAULINE BROWN December 29, 1922 - January 24, 2013 Hazel Pauline Brown, born December 29, 1922, in Clarksville, TX. Died from congestive heart failure on January 24, 2013 in Fresno, CA. She lived in Red Bluff, for 59 years until she went to Fresno, to be placed in a nursing home due to her declining health and to be near family. She loved Red Bluff and spoked spoke fondly of her town often. Her husband Gus died in 1982. She loved to work in her yard. Her home was her castle. Since she moved often with her family during her youth she always wanted a home "where no one had lived before" she accomplished this goal when her and Gus had a home of their own built. She retired from Diamond National in the early 1970s due to a work injury. It was at Diamond that she made lifelong friends. The ladies went on trips together played bingo and played cards at each other's homes. She is survived by her son; Jim Brown and his wife Nancy from Glen Ellen, Illinois, daughter; Sue and her husband Gilbert from Fresno, grandson; Shane Brown, and wife Kathleen , great-granddaughter; Cassandra all from Fresno. Grandson; Jason Manasselian and wife Megan, and great-grandson Adrian of Belmont, CA.

Published in Daily News on Feb. 13, 2013