Cathy Baker Brown



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.

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Quinn-McGowen Funeral Home and Cremation Center of Wallace, NC 910-285-4005