CAPE GIRARDEAU - Annie L. Brown, 71, died Feb. 11, 2005, at the Lutheran Home.
Born April 16, 1933, in DeKalb, Miss., daughter of the late Lee Arthur and Annie L. Shoemaker Barrage, she was a cook at Joe's Restaurant in Kansas City and a member of the Church of God and Order of the Eastern Star.
She was married to Darnelle Nelson.
Survivors include: three sons, Ernest Nelson of Sikeston and Willie Jones and Lee Brown of Kansas City; one brother, Lee Barrage of St. Louis; three sisters, Effie Walter of Alton, Ill., and Culley Thomas and Pearly Payne of Burlington, Iowa; and two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
One brother preceded her in death.
Visitation is from 10 a.m. Wednesday until service time at 11 a.m. at New Bethel Baptist Church in Cape Girardeau. The Rev. Johnny Thomas will officiate.
Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery at Sikeston.
Ford and Sons Mount Auburn Chapel is in charge of arrangements.