Nadene Blanton Brown, 88, of Jasper, passed away on Monday, Oct. 8, 2012, at Ridgeview Health Service. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today, Oct. 10, 2012, at Collins-Burke Funeral Home Parlor and from 10 to 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, at Union Grove Baptist Church prior to services. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, at Union Grove Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Union Grove Baptist Cemetery in Berry. Jimmy Earnest will officiate.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard Brown; parents, Oscar and Irene Blanton; and sisters, Hilda Davis and Galera Morgan.
She is survived by her daughters, Eltrym Bonner (Bob), Lena Lawrence (Jim) and Reita Nesbitt (Jerry); sons, Rayford Brown (Brenda), Lynn Brown and Jerald Brown (Teresa); sisters, Lureda Crow and Linette Davis; brothers, Edgar Blanton and Arnold Blanton; 11 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.