Doris H. BROWN

News Death Notice

BROWN, Mrs. Doris H. 93, formerly of Dayton, OH, was called home during the evening of the 4th of July, 2014 at Heartland Nursing Home in Paxton, IL, with her family by her side. Mrs. Brown taught and later served as principal at Miami Chapel Elementary School in Dayton. She was devoted to her family and to her students. She attended Trinity United Presbyterian Church for many years. She was also active in Delta Sigma Theta sorority. Mrs. Brown was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Leonard L. Brown, Sr., and by her sisters Mrs. May Griffin of Dayton, Mrs. Evelyn Colquitt Hayes of Birmingham, AL and by her brothers Alvin Harrison of Henderson, NV and Richard Harrison of Birmingham. Mrs. Brown leaves behind two children, Dr. Leonard L. (Vicki) Brown Jr. of Detroit, MI, and Angela D. (Roy) Brown of Champaign, IL; a grandson, Leonard L. Brown III of Atlanta, GA; a sister-in-law, Mrs. Mildred Harrison of Henderson NV; a niece, Willa G. Bronston of Dayton, as well as a host of relatives and friends. Funeral service will be held at 2PM, Saturday, July 12, 2014 at Trinity United Presbyterian Church, 3211 Lakeview Ave. Pastor Ronald P. Lawrence officiating. Visitation 1 hour prior to service. Entombment Woodland Mausoleum. In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, memorials may be made to the Church Scholarship Fund, Trinity United Presbyterian Church, in memory of Leonard and Doris Brown.

Funeral Home

H. H. Roberts Mortuary, Inc.
38 S. Gettysburg Avenue Dayton, OH 45417
(937) 268-6886

Published in Dayton Daily News on July 11, 2014