Obituary Listings

Mary Jane Joyner Brown
There are condolences waiting approval on Mary Jane's Tribute wall
Obituary for Mary Jane Joyner Brown

Mary Jane Joyner Brown, 84, of South Pittsburg, Tennessee, died Friday, November 17, 2017.

The daughter of the late James Raymond and Lydia Mae Shubirg Joyner, she was a longtime member of the Kimball Church of Christ, and was the owner/operator of the Shoe Barn for 25 years. She was active at Richard Hardy Memorial School for many years serving as Room Mother and PTA President. She was a member of the MCHS Sports Hall of Fame, the Chattanooga Realtors Association, the South Pittsburg Garden Club (now the SP Ladies Club), a past co-chair of the South Pittsburg Historic Preservation Society, and loved her evenings with the Bunco club.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Jere
Raymond Brown, Sr.; and brothers, David Raymond “D. R.” Joyner and Tommy Joyner.

She is survived by her children, Julia (D.H. Brown) Winters of Red Bank, Tennessee, and Jere (Deena) Brown of Kimball, Tennessee; grandchildren, Danielle Winters, Josh (Whitney) Winters, Tiffany Brown and Jake Brown; three great-grandchildren, Destiny, Tre and Jaxon; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at the Kimball Church of Christ at 2:00 p.m. central time on Monday, November 20, 2017, with Billy Watkins, officiating. Interment will follow at Cumberland View Cemetery in Kimball, Tennessee.

The family will gather with friends for visitation from 4:00 - 8:00 p. m. central time on Sunday, November 19, 2017, at Rogers Funeral Home in South Pittsburg.

The family requests that memorial donations be made to the Kidney Foundation of the Greater Chattanooga Area, Inc., 2300 East 3rd Street, Suite B, Chattanooga, TN 37404,, or to the Hospice of Chattanooga Foundation, 4411 Oakwood Drive, Chattanooga, TN 37416,

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Mary Jane Joyner Brown, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events





4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Rogers Funeral Home - South Pittsburg

400 Laurel Avenue
South Pittsburg, TN 37380

Central time





2:00 PM
Kimball Church of Christ

830 Main Street
Kimball, TN 37347

Central time

Cemetery Details


Cumberland View Cemetery

394 Main Street
Kimball, TN 37347

Memorial Contribution

Hospice of Chattanooga Foundation

4411 Oakwood Drive
Chattanooga, TN 37416

Kidney Foundation of Greater Chattanooga, Inc.

2300 East 3rd Street
Suite B
Chattanooga, TN 37404

Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Mary Jane Joyner Brown

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Mary Jane

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.