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Teressa Dixon Brown

August 18, 1958 ~ February 1, 2022 (age 63)


Mrs. Teressa Dixon Brown was born August 16, 1958, to Adell Dixon Jr. and Ruth Nell Wickware. She was adopted by her grandparents Adell Dixon Sr. & Maud Richardson Dixon in November 1958. She attended Marshall Public schools. After high school she obtained her certificate as Certified Nurse Aide. Teressa accepted Christ early in her life and joined Westside Church of Christ. She married Kenneth Brown on February 14. She was employed by Marshall Manor (2 other nursing homes), Marshall & Mansfield ISD (bus driver), Mansfield Nursing Center (many others surrounding nursing homes). She worked for Texas Home and Health for 7 years before her health declined.

Teressa was preceded in death by her parents Adell Dixon Sr. & Jr., Maud Dixon and Nell Wickware. Husband Kenneth Brown. Brothers Larry Dixon, James Bills and Dwight Barber. Adopted brothers Billy Brightman & Carl Flamer. Adopted sisters Vert Williams, Dorothy Bloomer, Mamie Young, & (Best Friend) Roise Else. Brothers-in-law Louis & Donnie Williams and Gene Slade. Sisters-in-law Valencia Slade & Donnetter Willimas. Son Marcus Smith. Grandson Aujaylan Johnson. Nephew Demarcus Else and one special niece Angieneka Harris.

Left to cherish their memory of Teressa Dixon Brown are her loving daughters: Nicole (Jared) Wright, Dorothy Brown, and Natasha Sneed; Grandchildren: Jeffrey, Jartaivan, Jordan, Jared Jr., Kartez, Sha’Nyia, Ni’Ajah, Joe’Zaiver, Daraylin, Desmond, Demarcus, & Mongo; Sister/Aunts: Delores Washington & Ann Franklin; Step Sisters: Katy Morrison & Carla Johnson; Adopted brothers: Timothy Taylor & Jessie Washington; Adopted Sisters: Bertha Coats, Keitha Stephson, Linda Taylor, Ruby Taylor & Joann Taylor; Brother-in-law: Eris Slade; Sister-in-law: Varnessa Slade; Two nephews: Dominique Else & Keldrick Slade; Nieces: Shanerica Slade, Kashanna Else, Denita Chism, Kenya Else, Mary Gipson, Tramyehia Williams, Tidea I Johnson, Robyne Gipson, & Roshonkia Miles; Two very special cousins/nephews: Ricky William, Eugene Franklin, & Kortni Franklin and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. 

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February 11, 2022

1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Craig Funeral Home
2001 S. Green Street
Longview, TX 75602

Graveside Service
February 12, 2022

11:00 AM
Sweet Home Cemetery (Dixon Cemetery)
FM 968
Hallsville, TX 75650

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