Mabel F. Brown, 97, a 40 year Warrenton area resident passed peacefully on Thursday, October 10th, 2019.

She was born in Boone, North Carolina on September 2nd, 1922, daughter of the late Tom & Carrie Jones.

Mabel retired from Fairfax County Public Schools as a baker and cashier. She was into her 57th year as an Avon representative. Mabel was beloved by many friends and a large extended family.

She is survived by two sons, Thomas E. Brown & his wife, Peggy of Sterling, VA and Michael W. Brown & his wife, Teresa of Warrenton, VA; two siblings, Clyde Jones & his wife, Nancy and Brenda Gragg & her husband, Johnny, both of Boone, NC; six grandchildren, Becky Pfeiffer & her husband, Sean of Norfolk, VA, Abby Schutte & her husband, Jeff of Lovettsville, VA, Chris Brown of Gainesville, VA, Mandy Brown of Roanoke, VA, Tiffany Crumpton & her husband, Ryan of Pelham, AL and Todd Owens & his wife, Kyra of Centreville, VA; and three great grandchildren, Zoey & Colleen Schutte and Kendall Crumpton.

In addition to her parents, Mabel was preceded in death by her husband, Arville Brown in 2000; daughter, Barbara Jarrett in 1993; grandson, Adam Brown in 2011; and eight siblings.

The family received friends on Monday, October 14th, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Moser Funeral Home, 233 Broadview Ave., Warrenton, VA followed by a funeral service in the Moser chapel at 11 a.m. Interment at Bright View cemetery.

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