Obituary - Oct. 26, 2016

Dora Rae Brown, 64, of Van Buren passed away Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, in Fort Smith. She was born April 7, 1952, in Van Buren to the late Ray and Doraleen Barnes. She was a retired LPN.

She is survived by her husband, Gary Brown of the home; four daughters, Shannon Clogston, Shelly Ann Paul, Brandy Brown and Stephanie Parr, all of Van Buren; two sons, Gary Wayne Brown Jr. of Fort Smith and Curtis Brown of Alma; aunt and uncle, Kathleen Barnes and Johnny Barnes, both of Van Buren; 14 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Friday at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home Chapel with interment to follow at Gill Cemetery in Van Buren under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren.

Pallbearers will be Gary Brown Jr., Curtis Brown, Triston Pixley, Wyatt Pixley, Scott Rogers, John Jones and Dallas Paul. Honorary pallbearers will be Trevor Brown, Cooper Brown and Tony Schweigret.

The family will visit with friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home, 4100 Alma Highway, Van Buren.

To place an online tribute, go to www.edwardsvan-alma.com.