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Sara Alice (Helms) Brown

September 7, 1923 ~ October 24, 2019 (age 96)

Obituary

Sara Alice Brown, a resident of Dothan, died Thursday, October 24, 2019 at Westside Terrace. She was 96.

Funeral services for Mrs. Brown will be held at 4:30 PM Friday, October 25, 2019 at Ridgecrest Baptist Church with Reverend Tim Willis officiating. Burial will follow at Memory Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 3:30 PM until 4:15 PM prior to the service at the church.

Mrs. Brown was born September 7, 1923 in Geneva County, Alabama to the late Luna Porter and Pollie Hundley Helms. She married and lived her adult life in Dothan. Mrs. Brown was a lifelong member of Ridgecrest Baptist Church being the first person baptized there. She held several positions teaching Sunday School and Vacation Bible School. Mrs. Brown also enjoyed cooking, sewing and loved fishing.

Mrs. Brown is preceded in death by her parents, husband, George Brown and a son-in-law, Bill Karwan.

Survivors include her daughter, Beverly Karwan; granddaughter, Kasee Story and her husband, Roger; great grandson, George Story and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

The family wishes to thank the nurses and staff of Westside Terrace for their love and support during this time.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
October 25, 2019

3:30 PM to 4:15 PM
Ridgecrest Baptist Church
1231 Fortner Street
Dothan, AL 36301

Funeral Service
Friday
October 25, 2019

4:30 PM
Ridgecrest Baptist Church
1231 Fortner Street
Dothan, AL 36301

Interment following funeral service
Friday
October 25, 2019

Memory Hill Cemetery
2414 Hartford Highway
Dothan, AL 36305

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