Cathy Ann Baker Brown, 67, of Teachey has passed away on Thursday, January 4, 2018 from this life to her eternal rest after a long and difficult illness.
She was born on February 22, 1950 in Duplin County and was the daughter of Inez Midgett Baker of Teachey and the late Anson Lee Baker.
Cathy is survived in addition to her mother, by her devoted husband of 31 years, Jimmy Caroll Brown of the home; her children, Gene Evans and wife, LeAnn Blanton-Evans and Jeffrey Shane Evans, all of Teachey; Cindy Dixon and husband, Eric of Magnolia and Everett Brown and wife, Michelle of Smithfield, VA; grandchildren, Joshua Evans, Megan Evans, Jacob Dixon, Tyler Dixon, Garett Brown and Justin Brown; sisters, Trudy B. Padgett of Wilmington and Rhonda B. Campbell and husband, Raymond of Beulaville; brother, Tommy Baker and wife, Rita of Wallace and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Cathy was a loving wife and caring mother, daughter, sister and friend who loved her family dearly. She loved people and enjoyed spending time with her friends and family. Cathy was employed with Gowan's Drug for many years where she made and served the best chicken salad (sandwiches) in Duplin County. While at Gowan's Drug, she served numerous people breakfast, lunch and afternoon refreshments. There she met many people who became her friend for life. Cathy enjoyed shagging and having fun until she became ill. She was feisty but lovable and kind to all. Cathy will surely be missed but treasure memories of her will forever live in the hearts of those who knew and loved her.
Funeral service will be held at 2:00pm on Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at Quinn-McGowen Funeral Home Wallace Chapel.
The family will receive friends from 1:00 to 2:00pm, one hour prior the funeral service on Tuesday at the funeral home.
Burial will follow the service at Fussell Cemetery.
Casketbearers will be Russell Teachey, Donnie Batts, Wesley Padgett, Courtney Padgett, Randy Padgett and Bradley Baker.
You may share your memories and send condolences to the family by selecting our "Guestbook" above.
Quinn-McGowen Funeral Home and Cremation Center of Wallace, NC 910-285-4005
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Such a sweet person......my thoughts and prayers are with all of her family....
Submitted by Donna Wood Walker on Jan 6 2018 07:01:51 PM
Always in my heart and always by my side. Love you forever...Rhonda.
Submitted by Rhonda on Jan 6 2018 06:58:45 PM
She was such a special lady. She and her siblings were more like ours too than cousins. There are so many good memories. She taught me how to pier fish,which she loved. Jimmy has been such an awesome husband taking care of her, along with her awesome mama and family also the workers. She will truly be missed and was loved dearly.
Submitted by Elsie Thigpen on Jan 6 2018 05:22:07 PM
Rhonda I am so sorry to hear this my prayers are with you and your family.
Submitted by Wanda Brown on Jan 6 2018 04:53:33 PM
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Wanda Brown lit a candle on Jan 6 2018 04:41:02 PM
Cathy was a very special lady . She was a friend for many years. Enjoyed the days at lunch at Gowan Drug store when she made me the best ham, lettuce & tomato sandwhich. Cathy , you will sure by missed by many family members, friends and lots of memories. God Bless your family and we are praying for all of them
Submitted by Thelmon & Peggy Hill on Jan 6 2018 04:29:41 PM
Thelmon & Peggy Hill lit a candle for Cathy Baker Brown
Thelmon & Peggy Hill lit a candle on Jan 6 2018 04:27:07 PM
Our prayers are with you all. Luv ya.
Submitted by Susan Casteen Wallace and Family on Jan 6 2018 04:24:55 PM
Keeping the family in my thoughts and prayers.
Submitted by Evelyn Wood on Jan 6 2018 04:08:44 PM
Prayers to all the family
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