Margie Louise Rose Laughlin Brown, 87, resident of 3523 Highway 246 North, Hodges, widow of John Ray Brown, passed away Saturday Dec. 29, 2018 at Hospice and Palliative and Care of the Piedmont.
Born on October 13, 1931 in Woodruff, SC , she was a daughter of the late Tom and Eva Blackwell Rose. Margie retired from Monsanto and she loved her church and was an active member of Hodges Church of God. She loved dancing, especially clogging. She also loved her dogs Stella and Smokey. The true apple of Margie's eye was her beloved grand and great-grandchildren.
The family deeply appreciates the kind expressions of love and concern during the loss of their mother. You all have been a great source of comfort and support, May the Lord bless you always.
She was twice married first to the late James Clifton Laughlin and was preceded in death by a daughter, Teresa Ann “Bootie” Laughlin and a grandson, Russell Dale Aiken.
Surviving are her children, Larry Laughlin (Vickie) of Hodges, SC and Sylvia Gayle Laughlin of Alexandria, VA; a sister, Estelle “Winkie” Craft of Lexington, SC; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday Jan. 2, 2019 at 1:00 PM at Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home chapel with the Revs. Earl Quick and Charles Caldwell officiating. The burial will be private in Greenwood Memorial Gardens. The family is at the home.
The family will receive friends from 12:00 noon until 1:00 PM at the funeral home on Wednesday prior to services. Memorials in memory of Margie may be made to Hospice of the Piedmont, 408 West Alexander Ave. Greenwood, SC 29646.