Relationship to conference: Mother of Bishop Sharon Brown Christopher
Date of death: July 25, 2015, at age 100
Arrangements: A memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, July 30, at First United Methodist Church (900 S. Shoreline Blvd., Corpus Christi, TX, 78401).
Appointment information: Bishop Christopher was bishop of the Minnesota Annual Conference from 1988 to 1996 and bishop of the Illinois Area from 1996 to 2008. She retired in 2008.
Mavis Lorraine Krueger Brown was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Lewis Brown Jr. She is survived by her children, Bishop Sharon Brown Christopher (Rev. Charles Logsdon Christopher), Fred Lewis Brown III (Dr. H. Keven McShane), and Jana Brown Villaume (Jim); four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Cards can be sent to Bishop Sharon Brown Christopher at 4040 Woodlawn Drive, #30, Nashville, TN, 37205.
Gifts may be directed to the Memorial Fund of First United Methodist Church (900 S. Shoreline Blvd., Corpus Christi, TX 78401) or to favorite charities.
An obituary can be viewed here.
Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church