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Anita Ann Brown
(August 4, 1963 - March 6, 2019)

Anita Ann Brown, 55, of Winona passed from this world Ash Wednesday, March 6, 2019, in Jackson at UMMC comforted
by her family members.  A Winona native, she belonged to the Moore Memorial United Methodist Church.  Born in
Winona on August 4, 1963, to Terry and Joan Grice Brown, Anita is survived by her father, WT, of Stewart; and three
brothers, Terry (Midge) of Greenwood, Jim (Meliesa) of Stewart, and Pat (Ginger) of Oxford; nieces, Morgan Maddox,
Alex Morton, Katherine Ann Brown and Virginia Brown; nephews, Will Brown, Scott Brown and Edward Brown; great
nephews, Thomas Howard Morton, Kellan Morton, Paxton Maddox, Pace Maddox; and great nieces, Carrigan Morton
and Lila Morton.  

Anita's mother, Joan, and brother, Ryan, predeceased her.  

Serving as a social worker, Anita worked with the MDHS Child Protection Services as an adoption specialist for the past
eighteen years.  She greatly cared for the children for whom she served.  

Anita graduated Winona Academy high school in 1981, Wood College, and the University of Mississippi in 1987, with a
BS in social work.  She enjoyed collecting jewelry and purses, and especially loved her dogs and cats.  

Visitation will be Saturday, March 9, from 12:00 noon until 1:45 p.m., at Lee Funeral Home. The funeral will be held at
2:00 p.m. at Moore Memorial United Methodist Church in Winona, with Rev. John Kramer and Rev. Linda Malone
officiating.  Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery in Winona.  Serving as pallbearers will be Terry Brown, Jim Brown,
Pat Brown, Will Brown, Scott Brown, Edward Brown, Kip Brown, and Heath Grice.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Moore Memorial UMC, 201 Magnolia Street, or Winona Academy, 1014
S Applegate Street, both in Winona MS 38967.  
Vanessa Dumas

Anita was my friend and co-worker. I graduated Ole Miss with Anita. My sister & I considered Anita our sister and she
considered us as sisters as well. Love me some Anita Brown. We shared many, many funny moments together. Praying
for her family!!



Marie Haddon

So sad to hear this news. We loved Ms. Anita! Prayers for the family.



Gwendolyn Shannon

Anita was a wonderful and kind hearted person who will be dearly missed from this walk of life.



Mamie Hudson

So very sorry to hear of Anita's passing. MY thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this sorrowful time.



Tonie (Jacks) Knox

So sorry to hear about Anita. I am thinking of and praying for you all.



Jill Eskridge

Heart broken. Love all of this precious family. You are in my thoughts and prayers.



Jason Eskridge

I'm so sorry to hear about Anita passing. My prayers are with this great family.



Tammy-Cameron Watkins

Anita will be truly missed at MDCPS Region II West adoption unit. She will always have a special place in my heart.
My God comfort her family in their hour of need.



Tracey Donahoo Mullins

So sorry to hear about my classmate, Anita, passing away. I have very fond memories of Anita in English at WA, Class
of 81. Praying for her family. Love to you all, Tracey



Thomas and Alex Morton

I know that Nannie and Ryan met you at heavens gates. The thought of you all together is so heartwarming. We love
you.



Amanda Wiltshire

Our hearts are greatly saddened by the loss of this precious lady. She came into our lives two years ago as she worked
to license us as foster parents. We developed a sweet friendship over these short years and were blessed to have been
currently working with her as our Adoption Specialist. She was very compassionate about her job and loved her foster
children and families with a passion. She was always so happy to hear of milestones met by our "little" and would call
and jabber back and forth with her on the phone. She was always so kind to Kaylyn Rose and would ask about her
often as well. She was always encouraging and had an affectionate smile. I know her family will miss her dearly as will
all of us who have had the privilege to know her. We are so thankful for the time we had to know her. Prayers for all.
The Wiltshire's- Troy, Amanda, Kaylyn Rose, and "little"



Neva Maxwell

Anita will be greatly missed. She was a true friend and looked out for everyone except herself. I enjoyed working for
her at the Agency. Rest In Peace.



Gail Grice Carpenter

Dear Browns, Sorry for your loss, didn't know about Nita's death. Finally read obits today. She was a really sweet girl
as I will always think of her as a girl. I know that she will be greatly missed.


Visitation
Saturday, March 9
12:00  noon until 1:45 pm
Lee Funeral Home

Service
Saturday, March 9
2:00 pm
Moore Memorial United Methodist Church
Winona

Interment
Oakwood Cemetery
Winona
ANITA ANN
BROWN
August 4, 1963
March 6, 2019