Dora Brown

Dora M. Brown, 82, of Buckhannon, died Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, at home.

She was born Dec. 9, 1930, in Kingsville, a daughter of the late Albert and Laura Grace Potts


On Dec. 22, 1952, she married Harley A. Brown, who survives.

Also surviving are one son, Randy Brown and wife, Lori, of Plantation, Fla.; one daughter, Martha Randolph and husband, Neil, of New Cumberland; one granddaughter, Jaclyn Randolph of Arlington, Va.; one stepgrandson, Matthew Prince of Gainesville, Fla.; two brothers, Leonard Earl Tenney and Joseph Tenney and wife, Judy, all of Buckhannon; two sisters, Oleta Watts and husband, James, of Evans, Ga., and Sue Wamsley and husband, Doug, of Ellamore; and two sisters-in-law, Eloise Tenney of Buckhannon and Leverne Tenney of Marietta, Ohio.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Elvin, Eldon and Lloyd Tenney; and two sisters, Nelda Lantz and Thelma Tenney.

Mrs. Brown was a homemaker and dedicated wife and mother. She was a member of Mt. Rupert United Methodist Church and was awarded the United Methodist Service Award.

Friends will be received Thursday, Dec. 12, from 2 to 8 p.m. at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home with the Rev. Jack M. Bohman officiating. Burial will follow in Heavner Cemetery in Buckhannon.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Mt. Rupert United Methodist Church building fund, in care of Sandy Ireland, 69 Rogers Lane, Buckhannon, WV 26201. Online condolences may be made to the family at Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.