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Martha Jean Browning

1928 - 2021


Martha Jean Browning, age 93, of rural Chambersburg, IL passed away on Friday, December 31, 2021 at her home.  She was born on April 15, 1928 in Perry, IL to Herbert and Velma Robbins Ballard.  She married Russell ‘Howell’ Browning on May 20, 1945, and he preceded her in death on July 29, 2020.

Martha grew up in the Perry area.  She spent most of her life staying home raising children, tending to her husband, and helping with grandchildren.  She...

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Dick and Kathy Ebbing

January 12, 2022 12:00 PM

Sending all of Howell and Jean's family our thoughts and prayers.  I just now found out about this.  I am so sorry.  She and Mom were best of friends.  She was such a sweet, thoughtful person.  Now our parents will be together again.  I bet our dads are talking up a storm.  Hugs to all of you.  

Bonnie Long

January 8, 2022 11:25 PM

Mary, Judy, Thinking of you and families at this time of sorrow.
May you feel Blessed to have had this sweet lady as your Mother.
Sincere Sympathy, Bonnie

Mick Myers

January 8, 2022 9:52 PM

Robert and family:  Used to enjoy visiting with your dad at Barker's in Mt. Sterling and seeing both of them for Sunday dinner at the Approach.  Please accept my sincere sympathy.

Norma & Don Guthrie

January 8, 2022 11:48 AM

Sending you our sympathy & prayers.  May God grant you peace & comfort.

Darwin and Lisa Feenstra

January 8, 2022 8:43 AM

We are so sorry for your loss. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

Darwin and Lisa Feenstra

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