Elodie M. Brown, 88, of Vidor, died Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2009, at her residence.

Cremation arrangements are under direction of Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor. Memorial services were at 10 a.m. Friday at Memorial Funeral Home.

A native of Boston, she had lived in Vidor for a year and eight months and was a retired self-employed beautician.

Elodie was preceded in death by her brother Roy Steeves, sisters Gladys Barchard, Juanita Forsythe, Evelyn Broughton Savino, and Amy Ross.

She is survived by her son Herbert Irving Brown, Jr and wife Joyce of Middleton, N.J., daughters Carol Ann Osnato of Wilmington, N.C., and Barbara Lynn Lange and husband Robert Sr. of Vidor, eight grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.