Frankie Alice Brownlow (Kent)
Published 12:00 am Friday, April 16, 2010
Frankie Alice Cooper Brownlow (Kent), 97
Frankie Alice Cooper Brownlow (Kent), 97, died on April 14, 2010 at the Adams Health Care Center.
Frankie was born in Tama County, Iowa, on June 1, 1912 to Frank and Emmaline (Himes) Cooper. She moved with her family to LeRoy, Minn. when she was 3-years- old.
During her marriage to Joseph Paul Brownlow, June 21, 1933, they had four children: Gerald Franklin Brownlow (deceased Jan. 11, 1935); Vivian Arlene Brownlow Gregory and husband, Thomas, of Tallahassee, Fla.; William Frank Brownlow and wife, Darlene, of Riceville, Iowa; Warren Allen Brownlow and wife, Margie, of Cairo, Ga.
She was baptized in the Lakewood Christian Church in Atlanta, Ga., on Feb. 17,1958, where she resided at the time. Frankie also lived in Riceville, Iowa; Dodge Center, Minn.; Mankato, Minn.; LaGrange, Ill.; Oak Lawn, Ill.; West Roxbury, Mass.; Chattanooga, Tenn.; Gloucester City, N.J.; and Atlanta, Ga.
She was preceded in death by her son, Gerald Franklin Brownlow; mother and father, Emmaline Himes Cooper and Frank Garfield Cooper; husband, Joseph Paul Brownlow; grandson, Daren Allen Brownlow; and sisters ,Ella Isabel Cooper Finley and Arlene Winifred Cooper Roesler.
Frankie is survived by her three children; eight grandchildren; and 16 great -grandchildren.
Frankie lived in LeRoy, Minn. and attended the Bethany Bible Church for many years before becoming a resident at the Adams Home Health Center in Adams, Minn.
The funeral service will be on Monday, April 19, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. at the Bethany Bible Church in LeRoy with the Rev. Steve Huecker officiating. Burial will be in the LeRoy Cemetery. Family will receive friends Sunday from 4 to 6 p.m. at Hindt Funeral Home, LeRoy, Minn.