GRAHAM - Mrs. Mary Ruth Brown, 74, of 1A Cates Circle, Graham, died at her residence on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014.
A native of Alamance County, she was the wife of the late Otis Odell Brown Sr. and the daughter of Ernest Lee Flack and Elizabeth Pennell Flack, both deceased. She was a former employee of Brown-Wooten Mills.
Survivors include three daughters, Patricia Gayle Brown Martin of Burlington, Sharon Lynn Brooks and husband Jeff of Mebane and Florence Strader and husband Walter of Yanceyville; son, Tommy Lee Flack and wife Sandi of Burlington; stepsons, Donald Brown and Wayne Brown, both of Liberty; eight grandchildren; six stepgrandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a grandson, Kenny Brown, two sisters and two brothers.
A graveside service will be conducted at Alamance Memorial Park on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, at 11 a.m.
The family will receive friends at the Rich & Thompson Funeral and Cremation Service in Burlington on Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m.
Condolences may be offered at www.richandthompson.com.