Elaine Laveice (Carter) Brown

August 21, 1944 ~ June 22, 2022 (age 77)


ELAINE LAVEICE CARTER BROWN, first daughter born to the late Emmett Eugene Carter and Mildred Marie Singleton Carter on August 21, 1944, in Pittsburgh, PA.

Elaine attended McDonald public school and graduated from Fort Cherry High School in 1962.  She briefly attended nursing school in Pittsburgh and also attended Allegheny Community College. 

She was employed from 1963 until she retired in 2004.  She served in administrative roles for various companies with her last employer, being Ansys, Inc, located at Southpointe in Canonsburg.

Elaine was united in marriage with Vincent S. Brown on June 5, 1971.  They were happily married until he departed this life on February 19, 1988.

She joined the First Baptist Church, McDonald, PA at an early age and was most recently a member of the former Palms of Glory where she served as Secretary.

Elaine is preceded in death by her husband, Vincent S. Brown, parents, Emmett and Mildred Carter and grandparents, Sterling and Mary Carter,  Mabel and Ernest Thornhill, brother-in-law, Wade C. Timmerson, step-sister, Linda Gallon, step brother-in-law, Dr. David E. Thompson, special sister-in-law, Georgia Lindsay and many aunts, uncles and cousins.

She went home to be with the Lord on June 22, 2022 and she leaves to mourn, Step-Mother Mildred Carr Carter, three sisters,  Jacqueline M. Timmerson, Lori L. Burke, Melanie L. Carter-Perkins (Mark), step-sister, Patricia Thompson, step-brother, Joseph Reginald Carr (Carole), Godsons, Wade Carter Timmerson and Ryan Lewis, a special son, Gary Williams (Rolanda) and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends. 

Family will receive friends on Friday, July 1, 2022 from 3-8PM at Nation Funeral Home Inc. 220 E. Lincoln Ave. McDonald, PA. 15057 and Saturday, July 2, 2022 from 10-11AM at the First Baptist Church of McDonald, 141 N. McDonald St. McDonald, PA. 15057. A Going Home Service will take place in the Church at 11:00Am. Interment will follow in Robinson Run Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to the American Heart Association 15120 Collections Dr. Chicago, IL 60693.

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July 1, 2022

3:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Nation Funeral Home
218-220 East Lincoln Ave
McDonald, PA 15057

July 2, 2022

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
First Baptist Church of McDonald
141 N McDonald St.
McDonald, PA 15057

Funeral Service
July 2, 2022

11:00 AM
First Baptist Church of McDonald
141 N McDonald St.
McDonald, PA 15057


American Heart Association
15120 Collections Center Dr., Chicago IL 60693
Tel: 1-800-242-8721

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