Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Fayette | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Warren | Webster

Ora Ethel Bartley Brown, 86 of Cromwell

obit3OWENSBORO, Ky. - Ora Ethel Bartley Brown, 86 of Cromwell, passed away on Thursday, August 22, 2013 at her daughter’s home. Through the years, Ethel worked at various restaurants and nursing homes, and was active in the Salvation Army. She loved animals, spending time with her family, going to church, listening to gospel music, and was an avid Elvis Presley fan. Ethel was born in Calhoun to the late Drury Edward and Lora Lee (Kennedy) Brown. She was preceded in death by three brothers, Denville, Edward and T.C. Bartley, two sisters, Orene Wiekel and Jane Brown, her husband, Leon B. Brown and a daughter, Patricia C. Wiggins.

Survivors include 10 children and their spouses, Betty Roof, Michael (Chrissy) Williams, Leonard (Eunice) Brown, Gloria (EJ) Jernigan, Anna (Dennis) Hardesty, Susie Stewart, Forrest (Doris) Taylor, Emmett (Brittany) Brown, Nevada (Kathy) Brown, David, (Amanda) Brown. “Mamma” Brown is also survived by numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 12 p.m. Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory with burial following in Owensboro Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Monday from 2 to 9 p.m. and after 9 a.m. Tuesday. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Hospice of Ohio County, and online condolences may be left at www.glennfuneralhome.com.

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

April 16, 2014 19844

UPDATE- Sheriff's Office Following Leads…

in Top Stories by Taylor Riley, SurfKY News Reporter
April 17, 2014 4496

KSP Nabs St. Charles Man Wanted by U.S.…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
April 16, 2014 3484

Sheriff's Deputies Nab Central City…

in Top Stories by Sheriff Curtis McGehee
April 17, 2014 3313

Meet The Hopkins County Magistrate…

in News by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
April 16, 2014 2036

Rand Paul - 'We Need a New President'

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News Reporter

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

April 17, 2014 4496

KSP Nabs St. Charles Man Wanted by U.S.…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
April 18, 2014 1221

Talking Teen Trashed Telephone Pole,…

in Top Stories by MPD
April 18, 2014 981

Earlington Traffic Stop Results in Meth…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
April 19, 2014 925

Fifth Third on Main Street Comes Down

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
April 17, 2014 785

Center Street-Island Ford Connector in…

in Top Stories by Rebecca Hanchett

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

April 16, 2014 1305

New Home Health Care Opens in Owensboro

in News by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
April 18, 2014 1295

Daviess County School Board Hears…

in News by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
April 18, 2014 1260

One Arrested, Another Injured in Single…

in News by J.D. Marksberry
April 16, 2014 1080

DCPS to Celebrate National Volunteer Week

in News by Lora Wimsatt
April 17, 2014 339

Owensboro Public Works Declares 'War on…

in Top Stories by Abby Shelton

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

April 16, 2014 3484

Sheriff's Deputies Nab Central City…

in Top Stories by Sheriff Curtis McGehee
April 17, 2014 1692

Bremen Man Charged for Possession of…

in Top Stories by Muhlenberg Sheriff Curtis McGehee
April 16, 2014 1683

South Carrollton Woman Injured in Head-on…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
April 17, 2014 1510

Watson Family Tragedy Inspires Muhlenberg…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News Reporter
April 16, 2014 1499

Three Injured in Kentucky 70 Collision

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 06social 21social 22social 04social 03