Betty Nellum-Brown Peoria Obituary

Betty Nellum-Brown

Betty Lee Nellum-Brown, 58, of Peoria, passed away at 12:59 p.m. on Friday, November 4, 2016, at Morton Terrace Care Center. She was born on November 27, 1957 in Peoria, a daughter of Plume and Marie (Beck) Nellum. They preceded her in death, along with a son, Clifton Brown; brothers, Curley Nellum, Jeffrey Beck, Stanley Alsup Jr and Berley Nellum; and sister, Bernette Jackson. Betty is survived by her sons, Christopher (LaTanya) Brown of Peoria and Andre Brown of Indianapolis; sisters, Mary (Robert L.) McAfee and Elizabeth Nellum, all of Peoria; brothers, Dan and Roy Nellum, both of Peoria; twelve grandchildren; and one great grandson. She was a Case Worker for the Tri-County Urban League in Peoria. She was formerly employed as a Registered Nurse at OSF St. Francis Medical Center and as a Case Worker with The Childrens Home of Peoria. She was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Peoria. Cremation Rites have been accorded and a Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Clary Funeral Home, 3004 West Lake Avenue, in Peoria. To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Betty Lee Nellum-Brown, please visit our floral store.
November 27, 1957 - November 4, 201611/27/195711/04/2016
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Betty Lee Nellum-Brown, 58, of Peoria, passed away at 12:59 p.m. on Friday, November 4, 2016, at Morton Terrace Care Center. She was born on November 27, 1957 in Peoria, a daughter of Plume and Marie (Beck) Nellum. They preceded her in death, along with a son, Clifton Brown; brothers, Curley Nellum, Jeffrey Beck, Stanley Alsup Jr and Berley Nellum; and sister, Bernette Jackson. Betty is survived by her sons, Christopher (LaTanya) Brown of Peoria and Andre Brown of Indianapolis; sisters, Mary (Robert L.) McAfee and Elizabeth Nellum, all of Peoria; brothers, Dan and Roy Nellum, both of Peoria; twelve grandchildren; and one great grandson. She was a Case Worker for the Tri-County Urban League in Peoria. She was formerly employed as a Registered Nurse at OSF St. Francis Medical Center and as a Case Worker with The Childrens Home of Peoria. She was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Peoria. Cremation Rites have been accorded and a Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Clary Funeral Home, 3004 West Lake Avenue, in Peoria. To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Betty Lee Nellum-Brown, please visit our floral store.

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