Nancy Ann Jetton Brown, 82, of Statesville, NC passed away on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at Iredell Memorial Hospital in Statesville after a long battle with kidney disease and heat failure. .
She was born on May 29, 1934 in Mecklenburg County and was the daughter of the late Chester and Mary Nelson Jetton. She worked for 20 years at the Farmers Market, currently the Growers Market in Huntersville and 10 years at the Metrolina Greenhouses. She enjoyed racing on dirt tracks and gardening in her green house.
Survivors include her husband, Clyde Franklin Brown; two daughters, Mona Brown Piercy of Mooresville and Melissa Brown Barnhardt & husband Jack of Maiden; a son, Michael “Jake” Brown and wife Jennifer of Statesville; and one grandson, Adam Piercy and wife Angela of Stanley.
A funeral service will be held on Sunday, March 12, 2017, at 2:00 PM, at James Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Alan Purtill officiating. Burial will follow at Hopewell Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to service, 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM, at James Funeral Home.
Memorials can be made to the Diabetes Association, the American Heart Association and the Kidney Foundation (will add addresses).
James Funeral Home is serving the family of Mrs. Brown and online condolences can be made to jamesfuneralhomelkn.com.