Graveside funeral services celebrating the life of Katherine Ross Brown, of Camden will be held Monday, March 7, 2011 at 11:00 AM at McLeod Chapel United Methodist Church of Rembert, SC. Reverend William Lewis will officiate. Visitation will be held Sunday, March 6th, 2011, from 2:00 – 4:00 PM at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. The family will receive family and friends at the home of Gary and Dorie Brown, 34 Pettigru Court, Lugoff, SC. Memorials may be made to KershawHealth Hospice, 1315 Roberts, Street, Camden, SC 29020; Habitat for Humanity in your local community; or to the charity of one’s choice.
Mrs. Brown passed away on Friday, March 4, 2011. Born in Dalzell, SC, she was the daughter of the late Robert Dalton Ross and Katie Boykin Ross. She was the retired co-owner of Rembert Service Company. She was predeceased by her husband, Thomas Harold "Buck" Brown; son-in-law, Henry Haynsworth Jones; brothers, Thomas L. Ross, Robert D. Ross, Jr. Blanding D. Ross and Henry B. Ross.
Survivors include her children, Katherine Brown Jones of Dalzell, SC, Cindy Brown Hughes and her husband, Kenneth Robert Hughes, Jr. of Spartanburg, SC and Gary Harold Brown and his wife, Dorie Force Brown of Lugoff, SC; sisters, Annie R. Dubose and Carolyn R. Apperson; brothers, David C. Ross, James W. Ross, Charles B. Ross, and Carl H. Ross; grandchildren, Christopher Jones, Kade Hughes, Kole Hughes, Halle Jane Hughes, Courtney Barrow; numerous nieces and nephews and her dearest friend of 40 years, Sue Denton.
The family wishes to extend their heartfelt gratitude to the staff of the A. Sam Karesh Wing, KershawHealth, KershawHealth Hospice, South Carolina Oncology Associates, Dr. Jack Scheuer and the associates of Sentinel Health of Camden and Lugoff.
Kornegay Funeral Home Camden Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to Mrs. Brown’s family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com.