News From Terre Haute, Indiana

January 29, 2013

Keitha K. Brown


SULLIVAN — Keitha K. Brown, 92, of Sullivan, passed away Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. She was born Oct. 2, 1920, in Sullivan County, the daughter of Clarence H. and Mary Hazel (Davis) Kirk. Keitha graduated from Sullivan High School in 1938, and was a seamstress at HW Gossard for several years. She was a member of Sullivan First Christian Church and Order of Eastern Star.  

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Bruce N. Brown, in 1996, two brothers, Bill and John L. Kirk; and two sisters, Helen Rilenge and Edith Howes.

Survivors include two sons, Thomas F. (Linda) Brown of Linton, and Gary B. (Lyne) Brown of Bloomington; three daughters, Barbara (Ed) Nash of Gilead, Janice (Don) Roseberry, and Mary M. Brown, both of Sullivan; 15 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, at Banks and Brust Funeral Home, with the Revs. Dale Wise and David Cox officiating. Interment will follow in Center Ridge Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today. Contact online at: