Jean Brown, 88, of Jasper passed away on Thursday, July 15, 2021 in Jasper. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, July 17, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. at Nedville Missionary Baptist Church with interment to follow at West Oaks Cemetery. The family will greet friends on Saturday at the church from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.
Jean was born on December 6, 1932 in Garrison, Texas to Horace and Nettie Mattison. She was a resident of Port Arthur until moving to Jasper in 1982. She and her husband owned and operated The Christian Book Store in Jasper for many years. She was a loving wife, loved her kids, loved her church Nedville Missionary Baptist, and used teachable moments every day. She is survived by her daughters Elizabeth Ann Elliott & husband Joe of Nederland and Vicki Dianne Bunch & husband Felix of Jasper; a daughter-in-law Martha Jean Brown of Orange; grandchildren David Brown, Shane Scroggins, Mark Elliott, Kelley Elliott & Rick Elliott; as well as 11 great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband of 64 years Tom Brown and her son Michael Paul Brown.
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