Nell Marie Brown, 76, of Halifax, a former employee and caregiver in Halifax County, departed this life unexpectedly on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020, at her home.

Nell was born in Halifax on Aug. 27, 1944 to the late James Edward Brown and Fannie Iola Younger, and was educated in the Halifax County Public School system.

Nell is survived by nephew David Brown of Forestville, Maryland; nieces Robyn Brown and Donna Brown Scales of Bowie, Maryland; and a host of many devoted relatives and friends.

Nell was preceded in death by her brother, Charlie Edward Brown of Waldorf, Maryland.

A public viewing for Nell will be on Friday, Nov. 13, 2020, from 12 p.m. until 6 p.m. and on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020, from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Dunn & Sons Funeral Home, Halifax.