Mrs. Marjorie Brown, former EBA Teacher passed away February 5, 2019

Dear EBA Family,

It is with a sad heart that I send this latest news. Mrs. Marjorie Brown, a former EBA teacher, died earlier this week. Many of us worked with her or were taught by her in the 70s and 80s. She was a great teacher and loved her students and her school. Please continue to keep her family in our thoughts and prayers. Listed below is her obituary.


Gregg Bunn

Marjorie Barber Brown, 83, passed away on February 5, 2019 in Madison, FL. Marjorie was born July 8, 1935 in Tampa, Florida to Rev. James Barber and Freida Cummings Barber. Brown was of the Methodist faith and was a member of First Methodist Church of Waynesboro, Georgia. Marjorie worked as a School Teacher for many years before operating a convenience store and car wash. She was an excellent artist; painting landscapes and old barns were her favorites. Marjorie was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Earnest Brown, Sr.; her parents, Rev. James and Freida Cummings Barber; and her Sister LaRae Elliston. Brown is survived by her son, Raymond Earnest Brown, Jr. (Sally); her daughter Tracy Allmond (Royce); her sister, Judy Carr; a host of grandchildren and great grandchildren as well as a host of nieces and nephews. She had a family dog, Toots, which was her constant companion. Private family graveside services only will be held on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at 10:00 AM at Oak Ridge Cemetery. All arrangements are under the direction of Burns Funeral Home of Madison. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Edmund Burke Academy at 403 Georgia Hwy 56, Waynesboro, GA. 30830. Phone number is 706-554-4479. Friends may sign the online guest book at