Mary Ophelia Browning
Mary Ophelia Browning
  • April 11, 1932 - January 19, 2015
  • Texas

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Mary Ophelia Murphy Browning, 82, of Tuscola passed away on Monday, January 19, 2015. The family will receive friends at a visitation on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 from 6 to 8pm at Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home 542 Hickory Street. Funeral services will be Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 10am at Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home Chapel of Memories with burial following in Rose Hill Cemetery, Merkel, TX.

Mary was a good, sweet, and kind mother. She always supported her children and grandchildren with school activities. Mary was a member of Ovalo Baptist Church.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Billy Ray Browning; her parents; and four brothers. She is survived by her daughter, Kay Brock of Tuscola; sons, Ray Browning of Keller, TX, and Allen Browning and wife, Teresa of Abilene; brother, Pat Murphy of Madill, OK; sisters-in-law (who was more like a sister) Faye Murphy, and Mildred Holmes of AR; thank you for being there for Mom. It meant so much to her and our family. Mary is also survived by six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Special thanks to Dr. Longley, Dr. Hazelip, the staff of Windcrest Healthcare Center, and her caregiver, Pat Cornwell.

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Isaiah 40:31
But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles, they shall run and not be weary, and they shall walk and not faint.