Obituary for Barbara L (Anderson) Brown

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Barbara L (Anderson) Brown

April 22, 1931 - April 1, 2012

Barbara L. (Anderson) Brown, age 80 passed away Sunday morning, April 1, 2012 at her residence in Nashville. She was a 40-year resident of Brown County.

Barbara was born April 22, 1931, in Battle Creek, MI, to the late Carl V. and Catherine A. (Dansard) Anderson.

Barbara was a loving homemaker and a devoted grandmother to her grandsons. She worked many years in social services. Barbara loved being outdoors, especially spending time at the Brown County State Park watching the deer and other wildlife, and flower gardening. She enjoyed keeping up with current events in the newspaper, traveling and visiting with her family, grandchildren and her dog, "Sissy".

Barbara is survived by her two daughters: Sandra L. Brown of Nashville and Cynthia (husband, Daniel) Hartman of Brown County; two brothers: Eugene Anderson and Robert Anderson both of Battle Creek, MI; and grandsons: Ben Hartman of Boston & Chris Hartman of Olympia, Washington.

Barbara was preceded in death by a sister: Marion Anderson;a brother: Lowell Anderson; and her special friend: Curtis Brown.

A private family graveside service will be held at Mather -Voyce Cemetery in East Leroy, MI. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Meredith – Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization in Morgantown, Indiana.

Memorial contributions may be made in honor of Barbara to Brown County Library, PO Box 8, Nashville, IN47448.

Expressions of caring and kindness may be sent to the family at

Information: (812) 597-4670


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Born: April 22, 1931
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Ali Coulter posted on 1/1/00

Sandy and Family, I am so sorry to hear this news. If there is anything further I can do for you please ask. Thinking of you Ali