Jewel Arlene Brown

Jewel Brown, 92, passed away Monday, June 6, 2022, at Atrium Health Wake Forest-Wilkes Medical Center.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, June 10, 2022, at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends from 12:45 -1:45 prior to the service at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home. Burial will be held at Mountlawn Memorial Park.

Jewel was born June 2, 1930, in Wilkes County to Charlie Clay and Amy Victoria Anderson Johnson.

The family would like to give a special thanks to caregivers Tammy Stanley, Sherry Stanley, Kim Poole and Susan Jones.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Thurmond “Buck” York Brown, and a brother; Ted Johnson.

She is survived by one daughter, Debbie Haymans and David Faxon of Punta Gorda, Fla.; two sons, Dennis Brown and Debbie Koen of North Wilkesboro and David Brown and wife Jenny, of Oklahoma; two grandchildren, Donovan Brown and Dylan Haymans and wife, Jodi; two great-grandchildren, Birdie Haymans and Hanc Haymans; and one brother, Jack Johnson of Lenior.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Wake Forest Care at Home-Hopice 126 Executive Drive, Suite 110, Wilkesboro, N.C., 28697.

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