Lula Mae Brown
Lula Mae Brown, 93, of Champaign, passed away at 4:30 a.m., Sunday, May 22, 2016, at Illini Heritage Nursing Home in Champaign.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Thursday, June 2, 2016, at Heath and Vaughn Funeral Home, 201 N. Elm, Champaign. The Rev. Rickey Parks officiated.
Visitation was one hour before the services.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m., Friday, June 10, 2016, at Lincoln Memorial Gardens, Urbana. The Rev. L. C. Dorsey will officiate.
She was born April 22, 1923, in Huntingdon, Tenn., a daughter of Henry and Corine (Hampton) Johnson.
She married Hosie M. Brown. He preceded her in death.
Survivors include three sons: James Brown, of Rantoul, Chester Brown and Glen Brown, both of Champaign; and five sisters: Vina Dorsey, of Urbana, Sarah Webb, of Tennessee, Ruth Craft, of Champaign, Hester Zellner, of Columbus, Ohio, and Maxine Davis, of Champaign.
She was preceded in death by her parents, three sons, two brothers, and three sisters.
She was a member of Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church in Champaign.
Memorial contributions may be made to her church.
Online condolences may be offered at www.HeathandVaughn.com.