Mrs. Darlena Dismuke Brown died Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2021, at the age of 69.

Mrs. Brown was born March 15, 1952, in Halifax County to the late Johnnie Dismuke Sr. and Carrie Crews Dismuke and was married to the late Charlie Brown. She was a member of Zion Grove Baptist Church.

Mrs. Brown is survived by one son, Mark Anthony Hamlett (Michelle) of South Hill; two brothers, Wesley C. Dismuke (Bernie) of Alexandria and Johnnie Jr. Dismuke (Hallie) of South Boston; two nieces, Nakisha D. Easley (Detrick) and Mashonda D. Richardson (Jermaine); four aunts; two uncles; and a host of cousins, other relatives and friends.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by one sister, Patricia Ann Dismuke.

A funeral service for Mrs. Darlena Brown will be Saturday, Nov. 13, 2021, at 1 p.m. at Zion Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Tony Scott officiating.

Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Public viewing for family and friends will be Saturday one hour prior to the service. A face mask and social distancing will be required.

Funeral arrangements are provided by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.