Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Ethel Grace Shepler Brown, 86, widow of Felder M. Brown, died Thursday, September 26, 2013, at Kingstree Nursing Facility. Funeral services were held Saturday, September 28, 2013, at the chapel of Williamsburg Funeral Home. Burial, directed by Williamsburg Funeral Home, followed at Tisdale Cemetery. Mrs. Brown was born February 19, 1927, in Lebanon, Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late Mason N. and Laura Jane Noll Shepler. She was a homemaker and a retired sales clerk. She attended Cedar Grove Baptist Church. She was the last survivor of 14 siblings. Survivors are: six children, Marian Crooks (Johnny) and Sammy Brown (Jeanette), both of Kingstree; Felder Brown, Jr. (Shirley) of Lane; and Carl Brown (Lynn) and Bruce Brown (Melanie), both of Florence; and Sandra Marcy (David) of Manning; 12 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Memorials may be made to Tidelands Community Hospice, 2591 N. Fraser Street, Georgetown, SC 29440.