Nellie O. Hadley Brown, 85, of Dubre, Kentucky, passed away at her residence on Monday, December 25, 2017. Born April 8, 1932 in Marrowbone, she was a daughter of the late Clarence and Nettie Cooksey Hadley. She was the wife of Robert Brown, who survives. They were married 57 years.
She had retired from Osh Kosh, worked at the Metcalfe County Nursing Home, farmed, and was a housewife. She was a member of the Willowshade Church of Christ.
Survivors, other than her husband, include two daughters, Carla Fudge, Beaumont, and Lisa Gearlds, Edmonton; one sister-in-law, Violet Hadley; two grandchildren, Chasidy Matney and Katelyn Gearlds; and two great grandchildren, Liberty Brockman and RaeLynn Matney.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Timothy Robert Brown; two sisters, Lucy Mosby and Katheryn Shaw; and three brothers, Howard Hadley, Kermit Hadley, and Ed Hadley.
Funeral services were held Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at McMurtrey Funeral Home with Brother Gary Richardson officiating. Burial was in the Dutch Creek Cemetery.