Geraldine Brown

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Geraldine Brown
Geraldine Nixon Brown, 88, of Canon, passed away on Thursday, October 1, 2020, at the Brown Health and Rehabilitation Center in Royston.
Mrs. Brown was born in Royston, on July 23, 1932, daughter of the late F. D. Nixon and the late Mozelle McGee Nixon. She was a paraprofessional having retired from the Hart County School System and was a member of the Redwine United Methodist Church and EANGUS Auxiliary.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Maxwell Brown; son-in-law, David Eaves; and brothers, Kendall Nixon and Frank Otis Nixon.
Survivors include her children and their spouses, Alice Eaves of Athens, Jimmy and Denise Brown of Canon, Larry and Janet Brown of Royston, and Amy and Brian Johnson of Tifton; brother, Nelson Nixon of Marietta; grandchildren, Ryan and Zachary Eaves, Ethan, Elliot, Seth and Kyle Brown, Jennifer and Jonathan Brown, and Parke Johnson; and five great-grandchildren.
A graveside service was held at 3 p.m. Sunday, October 4, in the Redwine United Methodist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Greg Millwood and Rev. Matt Parker officiating. 
Memorials may be made to the Redwine United Methodist Church at 3548 Redwine Church Road Canon, GA 30520 or to a local food bank of one's choice. 
Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting
Pruitt Funeral Home in Royston was in charge of arrangements.