I am sure my grandmother is very pleased with the dignity and care given for her final goodbye. The celebration was uplifting and flawless and my family and I will be forever grateful.
September 23, 1923 — April 20, 2018
Mildred Lee Brown, 94, of Mt. Washington, returned to the Lord on Friday, April 20, 2018. Mildred and her husband, Amos, owned the Brown's IGA Food Mart and sponsored many girls and boys sports teams while serving the community. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Mt. Washington, where she served as a Sunday school teacher for toddlers to teenagers for many years, served as the church librarian for ten years, as well as numerous committees. She was preceded in death by her husband, Amos Brown; and her son, David Gilmore Brown. Mildred is survived by her sister, Dorothy Dean Porter; her niece and nephew, Bonnie Roof and Murrell Porter (Judy); as well as a host of great nieces, great nephews, and cousins. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday at McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home with burial to follow in Highland Memory Gardens. Friends may visit from 10 a.m. until time of service on Monday. Memorial gifts may be made to First Baptist Church of Mt. Washington or Oneida Baptist Institute, 11 Mulberry Street, Oneida, KY 40972.