Earlene V. Brown, 85, of Manassas, passed away peacefully on the evening of June 15, 2017, at the Virginia Hospital Center in Arlington.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 54 years, Alonzo Ellsworth Brown; a son, Calvin A. Brown, and her siblings, Shirley Newman, Jesse L. Jackson and Duke V. Jackson, Jr.
Survivors include six devoted children: Raymond Brown and wife Shirley of Warrenton, Barbara Mayers and husband David of Washington, D.C., Stanley Brown wife Irene of Fredericksburg, Marcia Tyree and husband James of Columbia, Md., Sandra Brown of Richmond and Michael Brown and wife Julianne of Cheverly, Md.; a sister, Lillian Mae Johnson and husband James of Locust Grove; 15 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends too numerous to count.
The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. when the funeral will begin Monday, June 26, at Providence Baptist Church, 7498 Sumerduck Road, Remington. \Interment will be in Hollywood Cemetery at Bealeton.
Memorial contributions may be made to Providence Baptist Church, P.O. Box 214, Remington, Va. 22734.
Online condolences may be offered at www.joynesfuneralhome.com