Ruby Landry Brown, 86, longtime resident of the Orange area and former resident of Hemphill, passed away Tuesday, June 14.

Funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m., Friday, June 17, at Claybar Funeral Home in Bridge City.Officiating will be Father Steve Leger of St. Henry’s Catholic Church. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.

A gathering of family and friends will be from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m., Thursday at the funeral home in Bridge City and a rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m.

Mrs. Brown was born in Gueydan, LA to Genius and Eva (David) Landry. She was a homemaker, a member of the Altar Society and The Legion of Mary.

She is preceded in death by her parents and five brothers, Wolford Landry, Elgie Wolford, Floyd Landry, Rufus Landry and Chester Landry.

Those left to cherish her memory are her husband, Eugene Brown and sons and daughters-in-law, Michael and Mary Brown of Vidor and Dave and Darlene Brown of Bridge City.

She is also survived by her six grandchildren, Deanna Thresher, Michael Brown and wife, Stacey, Matthew Brown and wife, Melody, Brian Brown, Brandi and Duane Whittington and Krystal and Eustac Ledet; seventeen great grandchildren and many loving nieces and nephews.