Anita Kay Brown, 59, of Carmi, passed away at 2:25 a.m., Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at Crossroads Community Hospital in Mt. Vernon, IL. She was born in Carmi, IL on March 12, 1959 the daughter of James R. and Dorothy Marie (Brooks) Brown. She was a 1977 graduate of Carmi Community High School. Anita had worked as a secretary at Security Finance in Centralia, IL.
Anita is survived by her mother, Dorothy Brown, of Carmi; two brothers, Stan (Pamela Sue) Brown, of Carmi and Stacey Heath (Michelle) Brown, of Springfield, IL and a half-sister, Lisa (Jeff) Kleinschmidt, of Evansville, IN. She was preceded in death by her father, James R. Brown.
A graveside memorial service for Anita Kay Brown, 59, of Carmi, will be held at 1:00 p.m., Monday, March 11, 2019 at Big Prairie Cemetery in Carmi. Memorial contributions may be made in Anita’s memory to Pet’s at Risk and will be accepted at Campbell Funeral Home in Carmi who is in charge of arrangements.