Emma Josephine Brown Kerns, (Jodie Brown) age 71, passed from this life to her heavenly home on Saturday, February 24, 2018.
She was born September 23, 1946 in Princeton WV, to the late Paul William Brown and Armindia Ruth Brown.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Lowell E. Kerns, a daughter, Pamela Jo McIntosh and a brother, Glenn R. Brown.
Those left to cherish her memory are two children Paul Wesley Kerns and David Lowell Kerns (Shelia); two grandchildren, Kristy Pressley and Robert Kerns; one great grandson, Garson Pressley. Jodie is also survived by one sister, Sandra K Hodge (Bob) and one sister-in-law, Mary L. Brown and several nieces and nephews.
Jodie lived with her sister in NC for her last few years and enjoyed the time she spent with her children and grandchildren. She was a lover of horses and in prior years had owned a horse that she enjoyed.
A service for Jodie will be held Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 5:00pm in the chapel of McLaurin Funeral Home in Clayton, NC. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. While flowers are accepted, memorial contributions may also be made to a charity of one's choice. Online condolences may be made to the Kerns family at www.mclaurinatpinecrest.com. Arrangements are with McLaurin Funeral Home, Clayton, NC.
Published on February 28, 2018