Linda Faye Brown

Jan 2 2014

66 year old Linda Faye Brown of Smithville died Wednesday at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. She was the daughter of Haskell and Flossie Pippin Dyer. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Roy Colburn; 5 Brothers, William, Hubert, Gordon, Frank and Earl Dyer; 1 Sister, Stella Clemons. Linda was a Baptist and former shirt factory worker. Survivors include her husband of 45 years, Freeman Brown of Smithville; 3 Children, Anna Colburn of Smithville, Michelle (Robert) Downing of Lady Lake, FL; Jason (Stephanie) Brown of Smithville; 4 Grandchildren, Bradley Colburn, Erika Brown, Robert Downing, Jr., and Brady Colburn; 1 Brother, Raymond Dyer of Smithville; 4 Sisters, Gladys Chaffin and Eller Chaffin both of Cookeville, Altie Knowles and Glenda Turner both of Smithville, Several Nieces and Nephews. The funeral service will be conducted 3:PM Friday at DeKalb Funeral Chapel with Dewey Dyer officiating and burial will be in DeKalb Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday 10:AM until the time of the service at 3:PM. In lieu of flowers, the family asked that donations be made to DeKalb Funeral Chapel to help with funeral expenses. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.

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