MCLEANSVILLE, N.C. - Swannie Farmer Brown, 78, slipped away peacefully to be with her Lord on Nov. 23, 2012 at the Hospice Home of Alamance-Caswell.
She was the wife of the late James Alton Brown for 54 years and was born Jan. 7, 1934 in Guilford County to the late James and Cora Farmer of Julian.
Swannie loved people and lived out her faith to the fullest. She demonstrated unselfish acts of kindness throughout her life and was an inspiration to all. As friends and family know, there was only one Swannie Brown.
Survivors include her daughters, Susan Brown Skrabo of Charlotte and Gina Brown Pickett of Durham; sons, Todd Brown and wife Cathy and Jonathan Brown, all of Greensboro; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, parents, two sisters and three brothers.
The funeral will be conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012 at Mt. Hope United Church of Christ by the Rev. Lloyd Spencer and the Rev. Kristen Vaughn. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 4 until 6 p.m. Saturday at Lowe Funeral Home and Crematory.
Memorials may be made Hospice and Palliative Care of Alamance-Caswell, 918 Chapel Hill Road, Burlington, NC 27215 or to Mt. Hope United Church of Christ, c/o the General Fund, 2400 Mt. Hope Church Road, Whitsett, NC 27377.
You may sign the online register book at www.lowefuneralhome.com