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Cora Brown

March 10, 1948 - July 30, 2022

With deep sorrow the Brown Family announces the passing Cora Marie Brown, age 74 passed away Saturday, July 30, 2022, in her home in Campbell County, VA in the presence of loved ones.

Cora was born in Wyoming, DE to the late Sherman Johnson and Ethel Taylor Johnson. She is preceded in death by her husband Earl W. Brown Sr, her son Cornelius, three brothers Jimmy, Reynolds, and Carl Dickerson and two sisters Barbara Johnson and Christine Feliciano.

She will be forever missed by her three sons Jose (Maggie), Earl II., Cordell (Allison). Her grandchildren Cornelius, Martisha, Cordell Sakai, Kristen Delaney, and Naomi Kelis.

Her sisters Mary Hicks of Felton, DE and Veralee Dukes of Dover, DE and a brother Lovell Wayne Johnson, Camden, DE. Her in-laws Alice Silver (Earl) and Lois Roberts of Lynchburg, VA. And a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Cora was a prideful and devoted bus driver for Campbell County Schools for over 30 years in the transportation department. She loved and dearly misses her students every day.

The service celebrating the Life and Legacy of Cora Brown will be held on Friday, August 5, 2022, at 2 p.m. at Bethany Baptist Church. She will forever be missed. Tharp Funeral Home, Lynchburg is assisting the family.

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To the Brown Family, Our deepest sympathy and condolences.

Posted by Tina and Niwa on August 4, 2022

To Earl and the Brown Family, Our deepest Condolences and Prayers to you on the loss of your mother. May God give you peace and understanding during this time.

Posted by Quality Family Counseling Agency on August 3, 2022

Our thoughts ,prayers and deepest sympathy to the entire family!! We feel your loss and we loved Cora!! We cherish the good times we had together and will always hold her close in our hearts!! Love and prayers for you all, Karen & Odea!

Posted by Karen Tatlock on August 3, 2022

Saddened to hear of the passing of your mother Cora such a wonderful woman. God bless you and the family🙏🏽🙏🏽🙏🏽

Posted by Eva Hubbard and family on August 2, 2022

Sending our love to the entire family, Auntie will be miss. We Love You R.I.P.

Posted by Roger & Zina Jackson on August 2, 2022

I am so sorry to hear of Cora passing. I worked with her for a few years She was such a sweet lady and will be missed dearly. Thoughts and prayers are with her family.

Posted by Lisa Mitchell on August 2, 2022

Our deepest sympathy and condolences to the family

Posted by Raymond III “Winky” & Scottie Ferguson on August 1, 2022

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