Mary Edward (Laswell) Brown

October 4, 1924 ~ December 12, 2023 (age 99) 99 Years Old

Mary Brown Obituary

 William R. Rust Funeral Home New Haven Chapel

167 N. Main Street

New Haven, Kentucky 40051

Mary Edward Laswell Brown, 99, of Elizabethtown, formerly of New Haven passed away Tuesday December 12, 2023 at her residence surrounded by her family.

She was born October 4, 1924 in Lyons Station to the late Edward and Mary Belle Thomas Laswell.

She was a secretary for the New Haven public school system, she was a member of the Methodist womens club, she loved playing cards, and going to the Lincoln Jamboree.

In addition to her parents Mary was preceded in death by, her husband of 34 years, Hank Brown, one daughter, Mary Elizabeth Brown, and one son, John Wayne Brown.

Mary is survived by, two sons, Steve (Carol) Brown, and Mark (Lucy) Brown all of Elizabethtown, one daughter, Rhondalyn (Larry) Waddell of Elizabethtown, ten grandchildren, 18, great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Funeral services for Mary Edward Laswell Brown, will be Saturday December 16, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home, burial will follow in the Riverview Cemetery with Brother Neal Janes officiating.

Visitation for Mary will be Friday December 15, 2023 from 4 to 8 p.m. and will continue after 9 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home.

William R. Rust Funeral Home New Haven Chapel New Haven, Kentucky is in charge of arrangements. Web page:

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December 15, 2023

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
William R. Rust Funeral Home
167 N Main
New Haven, KY 40051

Funeral Service
December 16, 2023

11:00 AM
William R. Rust Funeral Home
167 N Main
New Haven, KY 40051


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