Mary Brown
1948 - 2017
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Mary Dell Brown, age 69, was born on March 10, 1948, to John and Louise Akins in Starkville, MS. A compassionate nurturer, Mary Dell was employed at Simmons Loving Care Nursing Home in Gary, IN until she retired. Mary Dell was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Jessie Akins and John David Akins. She leaves to cherish her memory two children, Jacinda Washington and Antoine Brown; four siblings, Charles Akins (Geneva), Kay Sykes, Roy Akins (Sarah), and Helen Young (Jerry); and countless other grandchildren, great grandchildren, relatives and friends. . Visitation, Friday December 1, 2017 from 12-8p.m. at the Guy & Allen Chapel, 2959 West 11th Avenue. Funeral Services Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at the Tree of Life M.B. Church, 2323 West 11th Avenue . Pastor Eric Boone Jr., Dr. Jerry Young, officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park.

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Published in Post-Tribune on Nov. 30, 2017.
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February 24, 2018
I'm so sorry for your lost knowing this is a very close family please except my condense ,and allow the great. God to comfort you."
December 2, 2017
My condolence to the Brown Family to Jay and Antoine, I am sorry to hear about the passing of your mom. Mrs Brown, was a beautiful person. God pick a beautiful rose to add to his garden. Another mom going but not forgot. She help alot of people get jobs around the community, thank you for sharing your mom with us. We are going to miss her too. Jay you and your borther keep your heads up. Love the Smith Family (Twin) 26th Delaware St.
Mr.Mrs. Wesley & Aldina Groce
December 1, 2017
To ur hole family wit love from my family grandma Brown will be miss. so so so sorry for ur lost I love y'all we love y'all an my family is here for urs .she WS the hood grand ma an we love u mama Brown R.I.P mama BROWN
Evelyn Watson
December 1, 2017
Jay, Twainy, DJ, Dave, & deepest sympathies on the passing of Ms. Mary as she will truly be missed. May GOD continue healing your hearts throughout the days while you keep her love & memories very close. Much love always....
Kesha Tucker
November 30, 2017
Never had the chance to spend time with Mary but I respect and love part of her legacy and gift to the world friendship with Jacinda. Sje proves every day that her mother was wonderful and special person. Prayer to family.
Bert Martinez
November 30, 2017
Praying for our family. We love you
Nancy Gandy
November 30, 2017
Jacinda you have my deepest condolences with the loss of your mom. I pray that God comforts you at this time.
Nina Guider
November 30, 2017
april sullivan
November 30, 2017
april sullivan
November 30, 2017
My deepest sympathies for your loss, May the God of all comfort bring your family peace . Romans 12:12
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