Edith Emogene Brown

Born on January 1, 1923

Departed on June 14, 2011 and resided in Ridgetop, TN

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BROWN, Edith Emogene (Jean) Eldridge, Age 88, died at her home in Ridgetop, TN on June 14, 2011. Mrs. Brown was preceded by her husband, George Tucker Brown; her parents, Moore and Zula Eldridge; son, George Thomas Brown; brother, Charles (Fleda) Eldridge; sisters, Jesse Eldridge, Lucille Woody, and Cola Dunn. Mrs. Brown is survived by her sister, Wilma Jo Barker; daughter, Rebecca (Larry) Morgan; sons, David Brown & Rick (Janet) Brown; grandchildren, Mike (Cheryl) Morgan, Melanie Morgan & Lauren Brown; great grandchildren, Kayla Kent, Tucker Dutton, and Hannah & Houston Morgan. Mrs. Brown was born in Monterey, TN on January 1, 1923. She graduated with the Monterey High School class of 1943. She was an outstanding athlete and her basketball team went to the state championship that year. On July 2, 1945, she married Tucker, her high school sweetheart. They were blessed to be married over 60 years. Mrs. Brown was a wonderful, Christian lady who lived for the Lord, her family and her friends. Mrs. Brown was a member of the Hillview Baptist Church in Goodlettsville, TN and over the years attended First Baptist Church of Madison, TN, and Monterey First Baptist Church in Monterey, TN. Visitation will be at Cole & Garrett Funeral Home, Goodlettsville Thursday from 4-8 pm, and Friday June 17 from 10 am until service time at 11 am with Pastor Stephen Ramsey officiating. Immediately following the funeral service, Mrs. Brown will be taken to Monterey, TN for a graveside service at Whitaker Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Mrs. Brownメs nephews, Charles Medley Eldridge, Wayne Eldridge, Don Woody, John Bumpus, Blake Tuggle & Joey Barker. Nephew Jack Woody is an honorary pallbearer along with other family members and long time friends. Memorial contributions may be made to Alive Hospice, 1718 Patterson Street, Nashville, TN 37203.

5 Comments to Edith Emogene Brown

  1. Steve Dietz
    November 30, -0001 12:00 am

    To Becky,David,Rick and all the family, I shall always remember Aunt Emogene and coming to her house, what a wonderful and kind lady, she treated me and Mike as one of her own, Uncle Tucker will be waiting to hold her hand, Bless each of you in this time of loss.

  2. Cathey Polston Balfanz
    November 30, -0001 12:00 am

    What a sweet and lovely person she was. Christa and Clif and I send you our thoughts and prayers.

  3. Pam Boyd
    November 30, -0001 12:00 am

    My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May God give you peace beyond understanding during this difficult time.

  4. Helen Hughes
    November 30, -0001 12:00 am

    May GOD bless, and keep each of you.

    Love Helen Hughes

  5. Virginia
    November 30, -0001 12:00 am

    Rick, my prayers are with you and your family. May the strong arm of God be your strength. May he continue to shine blessing upon you and your family.


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