Gloria Jean Brown was born on July 9, 1970 in Lincolnton, Ga. She was the daughter of the late Barbara Timpson. Gloria transitioned on February 1, 2022 at Self Regional Healthcare in Greenwood, SC. She was 51 years old.
Gloria was raised in the home of her grandparents, the late Herbert “Bill” and Josephine K. Brown.
Gloria was a member of Tranquil AME Church in Greenwood, SC where she served in the V.O.T Choir, Usher Board, Y.P.D and Missionary Ministries. She was a 1988 graduate of McCormick High School.
Gloria’s memories will be cherished by her two sons; Karlon Wakefield of McCormick, SC and Kentavious Morgan of Abbeville, SC. Her brother, Peter (Alex) Brown of McCormick, SC. Her aunts; Gladys Harrison and Pauline (Wade) Lomax both of McCormick, SC, Brenda Kelly of Maryland, Kathleen (the late Otis) Morgan of Greenwood, SC and Mary Jane Kelly of Philadelphia, PA. Her uncles; Andrew (Evelyn) Brown of Plum Branch, SC, Albert (Annie) Brown and Willie (Ann) Brown both of McCormick, SC and Melvin (Sandra) Norman of Lincolnton, GA. Her loving caregiver, Karen Freeman of McCormick, SC and her two close friends; Kathleen Jackson and Elaine Douglas both of McCormick, SC and a host of other relatives and friends who will miss her dearly.