In Loving Memory of
Joan S. Brown
Joan S. Brown passed away on March 20, 2016 at the age 88. She was the daughter of Ben and Mary Stanley. She was born at home in Midland, Texas on December 11, 1927.
Joan received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from New Mexico A&M College. She was a member of Chi Omega sorority where she served as treasurer. She returned to Midland and began working for R. DeChicchis as a bookkeeper and secretary. She married T.J. Brown on May 14, 1957.
Joan will be remembered for many things. She was a supportive wife and a loving stay at home mom. She had a caring and generous heart. She was artistic and a gifted pianist. Joan was active in the program of Alcoholics Anonymous. She was passionate about investing and money management.
Joan is survived by her son, Scott and his wife Annette Harrington. Their children: Ben Brown and Porter Brown. Her daughter, Mary and her husband, Michael Hickey. Their daughter, Melissa Ann Hickey. Joan is survived by one brother, Miles Stanley, and Milesâ€™ children: Fran, Ronnie, Marsha and Franklin. One sister in law, Irene Stanley, and thereâ€™s children, Sharon, Sonya, Sheila, Brock and Lars.
The family would like to express gratitude and appreciation for the love that Joan received from her loving care givers: Rosa, Charletta, Elvira and Suzanne from Brightstar Nursing Care, Stephanie and Kayla from Gentiva Hospice of Lubbock.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations in Joanâ€™s memory to Restoring Hope in Lubbock, Texas. Contact them at: 806-407-7260.
A memorial service celebrating Joanâ€™s life will be held on March 24, 2016, at 2:00p.m. in the afternoon at Sanders Funeral Home (1420 Main Street, Lubbock, Texas)
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