Emma Ann Brown

March 11, 1951April 24, 2020

Emma Ann Brown, 69, a resident of Shenandoah, died April 24, 2020 at Sentara RMH.

A daughter of the late Raymond and Flossie Virginia Good Blosser, she was born on March 11, 1951 in Stanley, VA. She lived most of her life in Shenandoah and was a member of Shenandoah Pentecostal Holiness Church where she enjoyed singing.

Ann loved to sew, and loved spending time with her children, grandchildren and family. She was the biggest fan in the stands watching her grandchildren play sports.

On February 5, 1965 she married Roy Jackson Brown who survives. Also surviving are four children, Phillip Warren Brown and wife Lisa of Stanley, Larry William Brown and wife, Francis of Shenandoah, Timothy Jackson Brown and wife Sherry of Shenandoah, and Travis Jackson Brown and wife Heather of Rockingham County; seven grandchildren, Corey Franklin Brown, Alicia Ann Bowman, Casey Joanna Heiston, Timothy John Brown, Ian James Smith, Brennan Travis Brown, and Samantha Carper; great-grandchildren, Victoria Paige and Madelyn Mae Brown, Layah Faith, Israel Isaiah, Kiera Renee, Logan Matthew Heiston, Luna Rose Brown and Derek Carper; two sisters, Wanda Faye Clatterbuck and Helen May Hilliard, both of Stanley; and two brothers, Raymond Haskell Blosser, Jr. and Gary Randolph Blosser, both of Stanley. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by sisters, Brenda Joyce Lilliard and Alda Marlene Painter, and a brother, Arthur Ray Blosser.

A graveside service will be held Monday, April 27, 2020 at 2:00 PM at Rest Haven Cemetery in Shenandoah with Pastor Jimmy Kite and Pastor Larry Sullivan officiating.

Lindsey-Kyger Funeral Home in Shenandoah is handling arrangements. There will be no public viewing.

Memorial contributions may be sent to Shenandoah Rescue Squad, 544 4th Street, Shenandoah, VA 22849 or Shenandoah Pentecostal Holiness Church, 300 Shenandoah Ave., Shenandoah, VA 22849 in her memory.

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  • Shenandoah Rescue Squad
  • Shenandoah Pentecostal Holiness Church


  • Graveside Service

    Monday, April 27, 2020


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Brian Stanley

April 26, 2020

Condolences and prayers to the family.

Karen breeden

April 26, 2020

Prayers go out to the family 🙏 Ann was definitely a good person & had a heart of gold always there thru good & bad times.. She would always huge me when I'd see her at the iga & ask how was I doing or anyone in the family.. Theres alot of memories of u that everyone will always cherish even tho your gone u will never be forgotten. God gained a angel RIP Ann

Brenda Saylor

April 26, 2020

Rip sweet ann you will be missed so much. I remembee when Randal was sick you and Debbie Byrd would come see us and you always sang and prayed for us. Prayers to all the family may god hold you all close in the days to come. Fly high sweet angel you are rejoicing in god great kingdom...GONE NEVER FORGOTTEN. BRENDA SAYLOR

Karen Conley

April 26, 2020

My thoughts go out to Jackie , the son's and family. I've known Ann for a long time. They live behind mama. This was a shock to hear. U pray for comfort and peace be with y'all during this sad time 💔

Dana Kite

April 26, 2020

Ms Ann was a neighbor of my Grandma Kites for many, many years. When my grandma was sick she would come visit her and share a word from Gods word and a song GOD had laid on her heart.
I know they a re reminiscing at the Fathers feet!!!
Rest in peace
Dana Kite

David Fitzwater

April 26, 2020

Condolences and prayers to the family

Sarah Price

April 26, 2020

Ann was a good person,And I will miss our talks.May God be with you all during this time of need,Our thoughts and prayers are with you .

Sharyn Warren White

April 26, 2020

Prayers and condolences to the family. Loved her smile and laughter. Great decorating and craft talented person. Many memories of being her neighbor..RIP my friend.

Buddy Roudabush

April 26, 2020

I was so sad to hear about this. Ann was one of the sweetest people i ever knew. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Diane Roudabush

April 26, 2020

I am so saddened to hear about the passing of Ann. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time.