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Mary L. Brown


Mary Lou (Gibbs) Brown, 87, formerly of Lancaster, died Jan. 6, 2017, at Brown Memorial.

She was born on Aug. 8, 1929, in Morgan County, the daughter of the late Rev. Orville and Gertrude (Pletcher) Gibbs.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by four sons, Mark, Brent, Bobby and Jimmy; two grandsons, Brent and Jason; two husbands, Garrison L. Robinson and Ray Brown; brother, Orville; and sisters, Lavada McMurray Koch and Jean Mathew.

Mary is survived by her children, Jennifer (Toney) Perkins, Yvonne (Dale) Troutman, Deborah Robinson (Bill McLaughlin), Steve (Jean) Robinson, Tim Robinson and Pamela (Gary) Dugard; 21 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; brother, John (Sarah) Gibbs; sisters, Hilah (Bernie) Williams, Carole Skinner, Nancy Hamilton, Sandra (Emmitt) Eccard, Jackie (James) Gregg, Joan Krystof, Susan (Jerry) Metzler, Trish Purcell and Elaine (Tom) Fletcher; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins; and her special caregiver, great-niece Adrienne Rausch.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, at the Wellman Funeral Home, Circleville. Graveside services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Black Oak Cemetery in Morgan County. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Berger Hospice, 600 N. Pickaway St., Circleville, OH 43113.

Online condolences can be made to www.wellmanfuneralhomes.com.

This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal