Effie's Story

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Effie Mayhan Jones Brown was received into God's love and merciful hands on Wednesday July 26, 2017 at 11:10 am. She passed at Brookdale Senior Living in Columbus, Ohio.
She was born to the late John Daniel Richard Mayhan, and Kate Webb Mayhan on the 8th day of April 1922 in Penhook, Virginia. Effie was married to Roger Jones, and later married Harry Alva Brown Jr. for 15 years. She is preceded in death by four sisters, Mae Francis Mayhan Page of Algoma, WV; Juanita Mayhan Bradshaw of Detroit, MI; Queen Elizabeth Mayhan Scarbro of Brooklyn, NY and Mary Lucille Mayhan Jones of Detroit, MI; and two brothers John Richard Mayhan of New York; Arthur Suitor Mayhan of North Carolina.
She is survived by her two daughters, Ethel Jaqualine (Julius) Jones Agnew Bridges of Austin, TX and Ristina Etelle Brown Thompson of Columbus, OH; one son Harry Alva Brown III of Dublin, Virginia; one brother, Sam (Joann) Mayhan of Conyers, GA. Effie had 3 great-grandchildren and 7 grandchildren. She had many loving nieces and nephews as well.
Funeral service will be on Saturday, August 5 at 12 p.m. at the Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 114 Bedford St, where the family will receive friends at 11 am until the time of service.
Arrangements entrusted to CALIMAN FUNERAL SERVICES, Columbus, OH. Entombment Restlawn Memorial Gardens. WWW.CALIMANFUNERALSERVICES.COM
Published on July 31, 2017
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