BROKEN ARROW, Okla. - Ella Brown, 92, formerly of Dexter, Mo., died Jan. 6, 2004, at the Village Health Care Center at Broken Arrow.
Born March 23, 1911, in Stoddard County, Mo., to the late Douglas and Nancy Cowan Estes, she was a former employee of the Elder Manufacturing Co. in Dexter.
On Dec. 24, 1932, in Bloomfield, Mo., she married James Edward Brown, who preceded her in death in 1934.
Survivors include: one son, Paul Brown of Broken Arrow; two sisters, Julia Ferrara and Sarah Marie Mossman of Dexter; and three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by 15 brothers and sisters and by one grandson.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter where services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday. The Rev. Rick Patterson will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Dexter Cemetery.