2008-06-19 / Obituaries


Sara Barnes Brown, 81, of Jackson died June 8, 2008 at Infirmary West Hospital in Mobile.

She was a member of the Mount Olive No. 2 Baptist Church of Jackson where she served in the senior choir and missionary society, matrol council and member of class No. 7. She was a retired educator of 38 years with the Clarke County School System. Her membership included Retired Teacher Association, Alabama Education Association, National Education Association, Clarke County Education Association.

Survivors include two nieces, Johnnye Faye Watson, Pensacola, Fla., Johnetta (Lee) Starling, Jackson one sister-in-law, Laura Barnes, Jackson.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Joe and Fannie Barnes, a brother, Johnnie Barnes.

The service was June 14 at 12 p.m. at the Mount Olive No. 2 Baptist Church in Jackson. Burial was the in Woodlawn Cemetery in Jackson. Jackson Memorial Funeral Home directed.

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