Marlene Elizabeth Brown

February 8, 1953 - September 20, 2022

Marlene Elizabeth Brown, 69, of Martinsville, Virginia passed away Tuesday, September 20, 2022, at her residence. She was born
February 8, 1953, in Covington, Virginia to the late James Lee Barber Sr. and Bertha Louise Ross Jeter.

Marlene enjoyed spending her time shopping, attending yard sales, auctions, and flea markets. Above all she loved dearly and found her treasure in spending her time with her grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her sister, Peggy Green.

She is survived by her daughter, Nichelle Brown; sisters, Patricia Robertson, and Cathy Wiley; brother, James Lee Barber, Jr.; grandchildren, Izayah Webb, Kaliyah Wilson, and Antonio Wilson; numerous nieces and nephews.

Wright Funeral Service & Crematory is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at