Christine Brown

  • Died: March 27, 2015
  • Location: Briceville, Tennessee

Holley Gamble Funeral Home

2827 Highway 116
Lake City, TN 37714

Tel. (865) 426-2121

Tribute & Message From The Family

Christine Brown, age 92, of Briceville, passed away on Friday, March 27, 2015 at the Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge. She was born on October 4, 1922 to the late Dewy and Martha Murray Dison. Christine was a member of the Graves Gap Baptist Church in Briceville(Duncan Flatts community). She was retired from the Oak Ridge Hospital as a Housekeeper. She enjoyed talking on the CB radio as "Granny". She was known as a granny to many children who were taken into her home and loved as her own. In addition to her parents, Christine is preceded in death by Husband, Billy Brown; Son, Billy Brown, Sons-in-law, Robert Kelley and Johnny Goins; Brother and Sister-in-law, Loas and Dorothy Dison and two grandchildren.

Survived by:
Daughters…………..Ellen Ruth Kelley of Briceville
Mary Helen Goins of Briceville
Carolyn Thorton and husband Ben of Oliver Springs
Sons…………………….Donnie Brown and wife Sarah of Oliver Springs
Teddy Brown and wife Wilma of Briceville
Clayton Brown and wife Becky of Oliver Springs
Daughter-in-law...Verta Brown of Briceville
26 Grandchildren and many great-grandchildren and great great grandchildren.
The family would like to give special thanks to all the staff at the Harriman Care and Rehab Center for all their support and love while Christine was there.
The family will receive friends at the Graves Gap Baptist Church in Briceville on Sunday, March 29, 2015 from 12-2PM with the funeral service at 2:00PM with the Rev. Steve Randolph officiating. Christine's interment will follow her funeral service at Brown and Lowe Cemetery on Briceville Mountain.