ORANGE — Mary Katherine Brown died on June 13, 2013 at Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont, Texas.
Mrs. Brown was a life long resident of Orange, Texas. She was a graduate of Lutcher Stark High School and a member of Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Orange. She played a vital role in different ministries in the church and was a active choir member. She was love by many in the community along with family and friends.
Home going celebration will be at 1:00 pm Saturday at Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church located at 512 W John street in Orange, Texas with Pastor C.W. Crawford officiating. Visitation will start a 11:00 am til time of service. Interment will follow at Hollywood Cemetery under the direction of Colonial Memorial Chapel.
She leaves to cherish her precious memories her mother, Beverly A. Hawthorne of Flower Mound, Texas. Her husband, Willie Brown of Orange, Texas.
Four sons, Michael Q. Thibodeaux and Tyrone Thibodeaux both of Orange, Texas. Patrick G. Thibodeaux of Beaumont, Texas and Jerome Thibodeaux of Atlanta, Ga. One daughter, Tanisha R. Thibodeaux of Orange, Texas. Two brothers, Milton Hawthorne of Beaumont, Texas and Alton John Hawthorne of Orange, Texas.
One sister, Valerie Martin of Flower Mound, Texas.
She also leaves behind six grandchildred and a host of family and friends.