Jean Ann Brothers, 45, of Marlin, entered into rest on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2005. Services were held Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2005 at Adams Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Gary Clark and Rev. George Lumpkin officiating. Burial followed in the Hillcrest Cemetery. The family received friends on Monday, Nov. 21, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Adams.
Jean was born on June 7, 1960 in Corpus Christi to John Edward and Catherine Pappas White. She was employed by the Temple and Marlin V.A. Hospitals as a prosthetic clerk and was a Marlin resident for 15 years. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church, loved to grow roses and was active in antiquing and craft shows. She was preceded in death by a sister, Carolyn Healy.
Survivors include her husband, Larry Brothers, of Marlin; brother, Paul White and wife Jean of Salado; nephew, Bryan White and wife Tara of Covington, LA; niece, Karen Payne and husband Brian of Stockbridge, GA; great nephews, Seth Payne and Jack White; great niece, Mary Ella White.
Pallbearers were Gary Martyr, Mike Roberts, Wayne Alaman, Ronnie Brothers, Jerry Brothers and W. T. Brothers.
Honorary pallbearers were Billy Kurtz and Billy Roberts.
A special note of appreciation goes to Dr. Karlan Downing, Dr. David Fedro, special caregivers from Providence Hospice Misty and Ocie and to Texas Oncology for all of their love and care.
The family suggests that memorials be made in Jean’s name to the Providence Hospice, 4830 Lakewood Dr. Waco, TX 76712.
Adams Funeral Home in Marlin was entrusted with the arrangements.