Martha Jane Brown was born July 15, 1922 and went to be with the Lord Saturday, March 31, 2012. She was predeceased by her husband Harlan J. Brown and her brother Lonnie C. Jordan, Jr.
She is survived by three children, Jane E. Patterson, Nancy K. Ruff and Julie Adrienne Brown; brothers, James W. Jordan (Donna), Charles D. Jordan (Alice) and George E. Jordan (Florence) and her sister-in-law, Patricia Jordan.
She was a graduate of Sidney Lanier High School and Huntingdon College and studied at Julliard's School of Music in New York. She taught music at Ft. Deposit and Selma High School before moving to N.Y. with her husband. She was a past pianist and organist for the old First Presbyterian Church of Montgomery.
A graveside service will be held Tuesday, April 3, 2012 in Greenwood Cemetery at 3:30 PM with the Rev. Paul Turner officiating.