Mary Isabel Brown, 69, of Van Buren died Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, in Van Buren. She was born Dec. 22, 1944, in Monterey, Calif. She was retired from Rheem in Fort Smith and was the widow of Michael Brown.

She is survived by two daughters, Debra Meadows and Twila Cole, both of Van Buren; three brothers, Virgil Lamb of North Carolina, Don Lamb of Alma and David Jacobs of Wichita, Kan.; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral was Jan. 9 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home Chapel in Van Buren with burial at Hall Cemetery in Natural Dam.

Pallbearers were Gregory and Greg Cole, Ashley and Robin Meadows, Mitchell Phillips and Brian Gist.