Elsie Peavy Brown
March 13, 1935 - November 4, 2013
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Elsie Peavy Brown, 78, passed away on Monday, November 4, 2013 at her residence in Decatur, Georgia.
Funeral services will be held Friday, November 8, 2013 in the Chapel of Watson-Hunt Funeral Home, Perry, GA. Family will receive friends Thursday , November 7, 2013 from 6:00 until 8:00 pm at the funeral home.
Mrs. Brown was born and raised in Perry, Georgia. Upon graduation from Perry High School, Mrs. Brown moved to Atlanta, GA to attend Georgia State University where she received a degree in health planning. After graduation , she went to work with the State of Georgia in the Department of Health. Mrs. Brown dedicated her life to the betterment of our healthcare. She lobbied tirelessly on our behalf for almost all of her adult life.
Mrs. Brown was preceded in death by her parents, Wilma "W.L." Peavy and Ruth Potts Peavy and brothers , Virgil and Lamar Peavy.
Left to cherish her memory are her husband of 59 years, William "Bill" Theron Brown, Jr. of Decatur, Georgia; A son, William "Billy" Theron Brown, III (Donna) of Decatur, Georgia ; Two grandchildren, William Theron Brown, IV (Liz) and Deborah Ann McDowell (Walter) and Six great-grandchildren ; Two sisters, Judy Raulerson (Danny) and Martha Bellavance (John)
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