Julia Brown

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Julia Ann "Judy" Brown, 76, of Jefferson City, died Tuesday, October 26, 2010, at Capital Region Medical Center. She was born May 23, 1934, in Jefferson City, the daughter of Virgil Fennesey Eads and Katherine Louise (Hefti) Shanks, both deceased. She was a 1952 graduate of Vienna High School. On October 4, 1952, Judy was united in marriage in Owensville, to Charles Donley Brown, who survives at their home. Judy worked for the Missouri Baptist Convention in Jefferson City from 1958-1959 and from 1968-1989. She was a member of Liberty Road Baptist Church. She served on special committees of the former Home Mission Board and the Brotherhood Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, was Volunteer Coordinator for Missouri Baptist Builders from 1990-1999 with her husband, and was a supporter of Royal Ambassador and Girls in Action mission organizations. Judy enjoyed photography, reading, listening to gospel music and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great- grandchildren. Other survivors include two daughters, LaDonna Campbell and husband Jim of Raytown, Joyce Triplett and husband Steve of Allen, Texas; two half brothers, Gary Eads of Taos, Greg Eads and wife Alice of Laquey; one half-sister, Elaine Dozier of Springfield; five grandchildren, Jennifer Hughes and husband Jeffrey of Waco, Texas, Susan Kirkpatrick and husband Andrew of Atlanta, Ga., Matthew Campbell and wife Brandy of Springfield, Drew Triplett of Waco, Texas, and Kyle Triplett of Waco, Texas; and four great-grandchildren, Julia, J.C., and Jetta Hughes and Molly Kirkpatrick. Friends will be received from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., today, Thursday, October 28, 2010, at the Houser-Millard Funeral Home. Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, October 29, 2010, at the Houser-Millard Funeral Home with Rev. Phil Rector, Director of Missions for the Gasconade Valley Baptist Association, and Dr. Gene Hodges, pastor of Liberty Road Baptist Church, officiating. Interment will follow in Hawthorn Memorial Gardens. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the American Heart Association, NOCO Orphanage in Tombstone, Arizona, or the Liberty Road Baptist Church Special Fund. Arrangements are under the direction of HOUSER-MILLARD Funeral Directors, 2613 W. Main St., Jefferson City, Missouri, 65109, (573) 636-3838. Condolences may be left for the family online at

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