Rose Brown was born October 20, 1924 and passed into glory on October 11, 2020. She was born in Phoenix, Arizona and was one of seven siblings raised on the family farm in Goodyear.
During her years growing up she was successful in school and sports. She married Carl Brown and raised their five children, Collis, Phil, Danny, Penny and Greg, on the same family farm she was raised. Rose was a special part of the Agua Fria High School administrative team from 1967 – 1988. She served Mr. Porter and Mr. Fulton and all the student body that came into the office each day. She was greatly loved, respected, and remembered even to this day. Rose also was highly active in her faith. She sang in the choir at the Avondale Methodist Church and served as a home bible study host and friend for the past thirty-five years at Skyway Church in Goodyear.
She is survived by her sister June McNeil, son, Dan Brown and wife Marie, daughter Penny Shultz and husband Erik, and son Greg Brown and wife Dawn. In all, her family consisted of five children, seven grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren and three great, great grandchildren. She lived an active life of faith in her Lord Jesus Christ and now rests in his merciful hands.
A visitation will be held on Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at Skyway Church of the West Valley, 14900 W Van Buren St, Goodyear, AZ 85338 at 10:00AM with funeral services to follow at 10:30AM. Burial services will be held at West Resthaven Park Cemetery, 6450 West Northern Ave. Glendale, Arizona 85301 following the funeral services at 1:30PM.