February 12, 2010
AMORY — Burma Mae “Sug” Armstrong Brown, 86, died Feb. 10, 2010, at Gilmore Memorial Regional Medical Center. Services are Saturday at 2 p.m. at E.E. Pickle Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Tim Sisk and Glyn Wiygul officiating. Burial will follow in the Masonic Cemetery. Visitation is today from 5-8 p.m. and will continue until service time on Saturday at the funeral home. Mrs. Brown was born March 23, 1923, in Itawamba County to the late Joseph Walker and Augusta Etoie Sloan Armstrong. She was a homemaker and along with her husband, she developed land in Monroe County and land near the Tenn-Tom Waterway in Itawamba County. She was a member of the Railroad Ladies Auxiliary Club and the St. Andrews United Methodist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Mancil Brown; brothers, Granville, J.B., Joe, E.D., Billy, and John Paul Armstrong; sisters, Mable Young, Mary Hill and Nell Armstrong. She is survived by her daughters, Linda Brown Pearce, of Fulton, and Eria Brown Roberts, of LaPlace, La.; sisters, Nettie Calhoun, of Amory and Gussie Armstrong, of Fulton; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Pallbearers are her great nephews. Memorials may be made to the St. Andrews United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 535, Amory, MS 38821 or to First Friends, P.O. Box 540, Amory, MS 38821.