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Lila Jean Brown
(October 26, 1932 - August 14, 2013)
Funeral services for Lila Jean Brown, 80, formerly of Madison will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at Community Bible Church, Norfolk. Burial will be in Iowa Valley Cemetery, west of Madison. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the church. Home for Funerals is in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Brown died Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at Faxton St. Lukes, Hospital, Utica, NY.
Lila Jean was born October 26, 1932 at Randolph the daughter of Albert and Ida Mae (Burns) Graham. She attended rural school and then graduated from Randolph High School. She then received her teaching certificate from Wayne State College and taught school for several years.
Lila Jean married Ralph Brown on December 26, 1955 at the Methodist Church in Randolph. Shortly after their marriage they moved to Madison where she resided until moving to Vernon, NY in October 2011.
Lila Jean is survived by two daughters, Jana Coble of Mt. Pleasant, TN, and Sandra Wile of Vernon, NY, five grandsons, Stephen Wile, Ryan Wile, Nathan Coble, Seth Coble, Caleb Coble, and one brother Alan Graham of Randolph.
She was preceded in death by her husband Ralph, one son David Brown, and one sister Lois Howe.