Jeane G.Brown

Published 12:39 pm Thursday, August 8, 2013

Franklin – Jeane Glover Brown, 74, widow of Robert Joseph “Bobby” Brown, Sr., passed away August 6, 2013 in Norfolk. Mrs. Brown was a daughter of the late Eldridge and Daisy Pope and Odom Glover. She was a member of Sycamore Baptist Church and retired from Southampton Memorial Hospital where she was a registered nurse in cardiopulmonary department.

Survivors include her second mother, Gladys C. Pope, of Carrsville; two sons, Robert J. “Robbie” Brown, Jr. and wife, Linda, of Edenton, NC and Eldridge Lewis Brown, Sr. and wife, Renee, of Franklin, VA; one sister, Velna G. Griffin and husband, Sydney, of Suffolk; three brothers, E. T. Pope and wife, Ginger, of Windsor, VA, Butch Glover and wife, Susan, and Danny Glover and wife, Sally Sue, all of Suffolk; five grandchildren, Robert J. Brown, III, Christina Ashley Brown, Eldridge Lewis Brown, Jr. and wife, Christy, Edward Lauren Brown and Justin Michael Brown; five great-grandchildren, Lisa, Cody, Ashlyn, Isaac, and David; two aunts, Jane Brown and Emily Umphlette, both of Suffolk; four special children, Lynn and Mike Wade and Val and Ashby Gray; loving nieces and nephews and her devoted dog, “Sweetie.”

The funeral will be held at 3 PM, Saturday, August 10, at Wright Funeral Home with Minister Blaine Britt officiating. Interment will follow at Sycamore Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7:30 PM Friday at the funeral home and at other times at Jeane’s residence at 600 Walnut Street. Memorials may be made to Sycamore Baptist Church.