Nelle F. Brown
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Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Nelle Floyd Brown, 93, who entered into rest at her home in Bishopville, SC, on Saturday, December 7, 2019, will be held at 2 o'clock on Saturday, December 14, 2019, at Bethlehem United Methodist Church. The Rev. Ken Phelps will officiate with burial to follow in Bethlehem United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church, one hour prior to the service. Memorials may be made to Bethlehem United Methodist Church, PO Box 167, Bishopville, SC 29010. Hancock-Elmore-Hill Funeral Home is caring for the family.
Mrs. Brown, the widow of Howard Melvin "Pete" Brown, was born in Olanta, SC, a daughter of the late Jennings James Floyd and Maude Irene Mathis Floyd.
She is survived by her son, George Howard (Deb) Brown of Mt. Pleasant, SC; daughters, Sonia B. (Tommy) Spivey of Sumter, SC, Amyie B. (Phil) Purpura of Johns Island, SC, Denise (Joe) Seymour of Bishopville, SC. Grandma Brown will be fondly remembered by her ten grandchildren, Jodi Hewett, Lori (Tim) Seymour, Josh (Lisa) Seymour, Lauren (Jeremy) Scott, Julie (Dre) Purpura, Alaine (David) Crump, Leslee (Jonathan) Oliver, Laura (Carson) Steen, Rudder Brown, Kep Brown; and her thirteen great-grandchildren. The family would like to express their gratitude to Charlene Logan for her dedication, love, and care of Mama.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard Melvin Brown; son, Michael David Brown; brothers, Duncan LeRoy Floyd, and L. Paul Floyd.