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Frances (Blackman) Brown

November 28, 1931 ~ January 9, 2024 (age 92) 92 Years Old

Frances Brown Obituary

Mrs. Betty Frances Blackman Brown, 92, wife of the late Lev William Brown, Jr. passed away Tuesday, January 9, 2024, at McLeod Hospice House.

Mrs. Frances was born on November 28, 1931, in Chesterfield County, daughter of the late Fitzhugh Blackman and Martha Burr Blackman.  She was a graduate of St. David’s Academy in Society Hill, SC.  Mrs. Frances was a member of Grace Free Will Baptist Church. She retired from Baxter Laboratories, after working for 30 plus years.

Surviving are her daughter, Debbie Coker of Florence; grandchildren, Davie (Jessica) Coker of Lake City and Rebecca (Steven) Witherspoon of Summerville; great grandchildren, Connor Coker and Carsten Coker, both of Lake City, Linley Witherspoon and Maggie Witherspoon, both of Summerville; daughter-in-law, Judy Matthews Brown of Scranton; sisters, Louise Dixon of Bennettsville, Martha (Billy) Summer of Dovesville and Joy (Bernard) Flowers of Hickory, NC; many nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Frances was preceded in death by her son, Lev William “Billy” Brown, III; brothers, William Blackman and James Blackman; sister, Agnes Tucker.

The family extends a special “Thank You” to the Staff of McLeod Hospice House and Florence Place for the loving care that was given to our mother, Mrs. Betty Frances Brown.

Funeral services will be 3:00 PM, Sunday, January 14, 2024, at Carolina Funeral Home Chapel, with burial to follow at Lake City Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM, Sunday, January 14, 2024, at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to McLeod Hospice House, 1203 East Cheves Street, Florence, SC 29506 or Florence Humane Society, 1434 South McCurdy Road, Florence, SC 29506.

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January 14, 2024

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Carolina Funeral Home
215 E. Hwy. 378 Bypass
Scranton, SC 29591

Funeral Service
January 14, 2024

3:00 PM
Carolina Funeral Home Chapel
215 E. Hwy. 378 Bypass
Scranton, SC 29591


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