The Saline Courier Weekend
Joan Elaine Glendening Brown
Joan Elaine Glendening Brown, age 90, of Benton, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021.
She was born on June 15, 1931, in New Jersey, to Ellis and Madelyn Glendening. Joan was an employee of the Arkansas State Health
Department for 30 years. She was a devout
Christian and member of Our Lady of
Fatima Catholic Church in Benton.
She was preceded in death by her husbands Eddie Deuerling and Garland Brown
Sr.; her parents and her sisters, Dolores
Mccurdy and Beatrice Raxsdale.
She is survived by sons, Thomas
(Pamela), Jimmy (Lesa), Kenneth (Vivian), Gene (Kelly) Brown; and a daughter, Rita (Frank) Nichols, nieces and nephews, her many grandchildren and great-grandchildren plus dear friends.
Her body will Lie in State from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 17, at Ruebel Funeral Home, 6313 W. Markham, Little Rock. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 18, at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church, 818 W. Cross, in Benton. Burial will be at Pinecrest Cemetery on Highway 5 immediately following the service.
In lieu of flowers you may donate to Our Lady of Fatima Church in her memory. Arrangements are under the direction of Ruebelfuneralhome.com.