Mrs. Bessie Mae Brown Redus, 87, of Pine Bluff passed Sunday, August 19, 2012. She was born in Lonoke to the late Silas Brown and Lulu (Daniel) Brown.

Mrs. Bessie Mae Brown Redus, 87, of Pine Bluff passed Sunday, August 19, 2012. She was born in Lonoke to the late Silas Brown and Lulu (Daniel) Brown.

Survivors include Sons, Dr. Herbert L. Calhoun of Falls Church, Va., Carl Anthony Redus, Jr. of Pine Bluff, Leon Curruth Redus of Los Angeles, Calif., Gerald Wayne Redus of Pasadena, Calif., Richard L. Redus, Sr.; Daughters, Brenda Faye Williams both of Pine Bluff, Belinda Gale Woods of Birmingham, Ala.; Brother, Samuel Brown of Pine Bluff; Sisters, Armentha Byrd of Fairview Heights, Ill., Lula Gray of Pine Bluff, Louise Combs of Tacoma, Wash.; 14 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 2:30 p.m., Saturday, August 25, 2012 at Barraque Street MBC by Rev. T.R. Ramey. Burial will be in Forrest Lawn Cemetery by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

Family Hour will be Friday from 6:00-7:30 p.m. at Barraque Street MBC.

The body will lie in state at the church from 1:45 p.m. until time of service.

The family will be at 219 Park Place, Pine Bluff.

Online Register: www.brownfuneralhomeandmortuary.com.