Sylvia Marie (Colwell) Brown

May 29, 1926 ~ May 19, 2021 (age 94)


Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, May 22, 2021, at 11:00 am in Holley Funeral Home Chapel in Canyon, Texas, burial to follow in  Dreamland Cemetery. 

Sylvia was born in Morrilton, Arkansas to James and Jonnie Colwell. She  graduated from West Texas College where she met her future husband Dr. Harry A. Brown, Jr. She began working in the First National Bank of Canyon in 1970 retiring after 20 plus years. She enjoyed hobbies of china painting and  sewing. She was active  Delta Zeta Sorority Alumnae, and Order of Eastern Star where she attained the rank of  Worthy Matron. 

She is survived by her 2 children Jeff Brown and Kathleen and husband Russell Barnhill, 3 grandchildren Cody and Brent Barnhill and Evan  Brown, and 5 great grandchildren Kiersten, Michaela, Beau, Finn, and Daniela Barnhill. 

Family request memorials to WTA&M Foundation .

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Funeral Service
May 22, 2021

11:00 AM
Holley Funeral Home
205 North 11th St
Canyon, TX 79015

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