Eleanor Mearle Brown


Birth Date: April 25, 1945

Death Date: January 3, 2017

Visitation Date: 1-5-2017 Time: 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Visitation Place : Heritage Funeral Home


Service Date: 1-5-2017 Time: 2:00 PM
Service Place : Heritage Funeral Home


Cemetery Date: 1-5-2017 Time: 3:00 PM
Cemetery Place : Serene Memorial Gardens

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Obituaries » Eleanor Mearle Brown




Eleanor Mearle Brown, 71, of Escatawpa, MS, passed away on Tuesday, January 3, 2017. She was born on April 25, 1945 in Jackson County, MS to the late Lamar and Mena Ehlers. She was a dedicated mother and loving “Mawmaw” to her grandchildren. She loved to teach her Sunday School class and to witness for the Lord. She especially loved to spend time with her family.

Along with her parents, Mearle was preceded in death by a brother, Freddie Ehlers.

She is survived by her daughter, Regina (Bart) Etheridge; sons, Chris (Christie) Brown, Eric (Katrina) Brown, Jason Brown, and Joey (Holly) Brown; grandchildren, Tyler and Dallas Etheridge, Logan, Conner, and Gabriella Brown, Gavin Brown, Kirstin Gray, Taylor Brown, and Luke, Noah and Judah Brown; great-grandchildren, Michael Gray and Scarlett Gray; brothers, Toby Ehlers, Vernon Ehlers, Claude “Bubba” Ehlers, Jimmy Ehlers, Robert “Hinky” Ehlers, and William “Sonny” Ehlers; sisters, Darlene Peacock and Helen Saxton; along with numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 5, 2017 at Heritage Funeral Home in Moss Point, MS, from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. Funeral service will begin in the funeral home chapel at 2 p.m. Interment will follow at Serene Memorial Gardens in Moss Point, MS.

Heritage Funeral Home, locally owned and operated, in Escatawpa/Moss Point, MS is in charge of arrangements. You may view and sign the online register book for Eleanor Mearle Brown at www.heritagefuneralhome.us