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Rena Browne

Rena Mae Browne (Brailsford)

Monday, May 12th, 1924 - Monday, May 10th, 2021
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Obituary

Rena Mae Browne 96 of White Plains, NY passed away peacefully on May 10, 2021. Born May 12, 1924 in Summerton, S.C. To Charlotte Regan and Gus Robert Brailsford. She was one of eight siblings. Her early childhood was spent in Summerton, S.C. where she attended public school in Clarendon County. At an early age she joined Liberty Hill AME Church in Summerton, S.C. before re-locating to Baltimore MD.

Rena met and married the late Eldred G. Browne in Baltimore MD. And later moved to Kansas City, Kansas. While in Kansas she attended the 8th Street Baptist Church, she later move to Wingdale, N.Y.
Where she found employment at the Harlen Valley Psychiatric Hospital in Wingdale as a nurse.

She later joined the Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Stormville, N.Y. where the late Rev. Walter R. Hall, Pastor
She was a dedicated member of the Deaconess Board, the Missionary Society, Womens United, Goden Age and the Culinary Ministry.
Rena had a passion for cooking as well as sewing and was good at both.

She leaves to cherish her memories, her caregivers niece & nephew Betty & James Dyson, a host of nephews , nieces and friends.

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Service Details

  • Service

    Saturday, May 22nd, 2021 | 11:00am
    When
    Saturday, May 22nd, 2021 11:00am
    Location
    Historic Liberty Hill A.M.E. Cemetery
    Address
    2310 Liberty Road
    SUMMERTON, SC 29148
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Notes
    Please follow all rules of & directions from the cemetery and/or funeral home staff/personnel at all times. Please also see her Program included herein.

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    Please leave written condolences now herein on the Memory Wall to express your sorrow, share your memories, and as an expression of sympathy & way to communicate with/offer comfort to the family, that they and others may see, and may be a lasting tribute in her honor, & SIGN IN on the Memory Wall as a virtual way of signing a guest book since all services are in SC.

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    As a lasting tribute, you may choose to plant a tree, and/or send flowers, and/or a contribution may be made in her name/memory/honor to a charity of your choice. If you're sending flowers, please contact Summerton Funeral Home, 23 Duke St., Summerton, SC 29148 at #1-803-485-3755 for delivery details/info. Thank you!
    Officiant
    Rev. Archie S. Temoney
  • Interment

    Saturday, May 22nd, 2021 | 11:00am
    When
    Saturday, May 22nd, 2021 11:00am
    Location
    Historic Liberty Hill A.M.E. Cemetery
    Address
    2310 Liberty Road
    SUMMERTON, SC 29148
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Notes
    Private cremation was already held May 13, 2021 in New York. Her cremains will be buried in her family plot in SC at her Graveside Service Sat. May 22, 2021 as indicated above.

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