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Nora Belle (Wheeler) Brown

May 7, 1931 ~ May 9, 2019 (age 88)
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Nora Belle Wheeler Brown, 88, of Burnsville, went home to be with the Lord Thursday, May 9, 2019, at her home, surrounded by her loving family and friends..  A native of Yancey County, she was a daughter of the late Bill and Allie Fox Wheeler.  She was the wife of Robert J. Brown who died in 2010..  She was also preceded in death by a daughter:  Robbie Jean Brown; a grandson:  Joshua G. Brown; and, a brother:  Isaac Wheeler.  Nora Belle loved the Lord and her church family.

Surviving are her daughters:  Judy Silvers (Morris), Louann Brown, Amy Brown and Angie Leach (Carl) all of Burnsville; a son:  George Brown (Linda) of Kingsport, TN; a sister:  Zula Mae Woody of Burnsville; 12 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; brothers-in-law:  Andy Brown (Wanda) and Jerry Holcombe,  of Burnsville; and, several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 2:30 PM Saturday in West Burnsville Church of God, of which she was a charter member.  Revs. Randal Phillips and Eugene Moore will officiate.  Burial will be in the West Burnsville Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 1 until 2:30 PM prior to the service at the church.

The family wishes to thank all those who cared for her and visited with her during her last days.  A special thank you also to Hospice and Palliative Care of Yancey County.

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