Edith Brown Alley, age 79, of Rutherfordton, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Friday, November 17, 2023 at Hospice of the Carolina Foothills.
Edith was born Thursday, July 13, 1944 in Rutherford County to the late Joe Elder Brown and Mary Arrowood Brown. She was a 1962 graduate of R-S Central High School and worked for Broyhill Manufacturing for forty-two years before retirement. Edith was a faithful and longtime member of Spindale Fellowship Holiness Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Teresa Yvonne Alley; brothers, Doyle, Joseph and Reverend G.B. Brown; infant brother, Joe Charles Brown; a sister, Violet Johnson and great-granddaughter, McKinsey Nicole Lattimore.
Those left to treasure her memory include her son, David Alley (Barbara) of Rutherfordton; brothers, Leon Brown (Joyce) of Alto, Georgia, Arnold Brown (Audrey) of Rutherfordton; sisters, Hattie Edwards (Charles) and Lena Hudgins all of Rutherfordton; grandchildren, Jonathon Ford and Ashley Lattimore (Dwain); great-grandchildren, Hayley, Katelyn and Nicholas Lattimore.
The funeral service will be conducted at 3:00 pm on Saturday, November 18th at Spindale Fellowship Holiness Church with Reverend Leon Brown, Reverend Chad Sisk and Reverend Buddy Campbell officiating. Interment will follow at the Fellowship Holiness Cemetery. The family will receive friends one-hour prior service time at the church.