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Elma Dodd Brown
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Funeral services for Elma Dodd Brown, 90, of Cornelia, were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Ronald Hooper, the Rev. Leon Thompson and the Rev. Junior Robinson officiating. Burial followed in Pleasant Hill Baptist Church cemetery with the Rev. Bill Trotter officiating.

Mrs. Brown died Saturday, April 27, 2013, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.

Born Jan. 20, 1923, in Banks County, she was a daughter of the late Silas and Lonie Standridge Dodd. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Paschal Brown; son, Junior Brown; daughter, Silvia Mae Brown; son-in-law, Rev. Curtis Woods; grandchildren, Preston Sims and Haschal Brown; siblings, Lonzo Dodd, Vasco Dodd, Lela Bell Armour, Mammie Lewallen, Leroy Dodd, Thelma Wiley, Ruby Mae Smallwood, Edith Crocker, John B. Dodd and Paul Dodd.

Mrs. Brown was a homemaker and attended Bible Landmark Church. In her spare time, she enjoyed spending time with family, friends, farming, cooking and baking cakes.

Survivors include her children and their spouses, Sylvester (Cathy) Brown of Cornelia, Leon (Jo) Brown of Cornelia, LaVerne Brown of Cornelia, Barbara Woods of Baldwin, Lamar Brown of Demorest, and Dwight (Lynn) Brown of Demorest; sister, Dorothy Turner of Alto; 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter.

An online guest register is available and may be viewed at

McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, was in charge of arrangements.

The Northeast Georgian

May 1, 2013