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Anna Evelyn "Poppy" Brown
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A Bardstown resident, Mrs. Anna Evelyn ”Poppy” Brown, 94, passed peacefully Saturday, December 16, 2017 at Bardstown Health and Rehabilitation. She was born on July 1, 1923 in Louisville to the late John Herbert and Nevia Agnes Howell Roberts. Mrs. Anna Brown was a housewife, worked at the former Newberry Department Store, member of Bardstown Baptist Church, the Joy Sunday School Class and a KY. Colonel.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Dillard O. Brown, sister, Teresa Rust, brother, Thomas Roberts, daughter- in -law, Barbara Reed Brown and a grandson Jeffrey Brown.
She is survived by daughters, Mrs. Barbara (Frank) Medvecky and Mrs. Beverly Sue (Harold) Coulter both of Bardstown, a son, Dillard Wayne Brown of Bardstown, sisters, Margaret “Arie” Merrifield of Bardstown and Lou (Tom) Downs of Howardstown, a brother, John H. Roberts, Jr. of Louisville. She is also survived by 5 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren and her beloved pet Cheeta.
Funeral services for Mrs. Anna Brown will be Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at 11:00am the Houghlin-Greenwell Funeral Home with Dr. Randal Pollock officiating. Interment will be in Bardstown Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 3:00-8:00pm and Tuesday from 8:30-11:00am the Houghlin-Greenwell Funeral Home, 1475 New Shepherdsville Road, who is in charge of arrangements. The family request that expressions of sympathy be made in the form on contributions to Bardstown Baptist Church.

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3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Houghlin-Greenwell Funeral Home & Cremation Services

1475 New Shepherdsville Rd.
Bardstown, KY 40004





11:00 AM
Houghlin-Greenwell Funeral Home & Cremation Services

1475 New Shepherdsville Rd.
Bardstown, KY 40004

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Bardstown Cemetery

Bardstown, KY 40004


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