Laura Brown, age 75, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away December 28, 2014. She was born February 16, 1939 in the Panama Canal Zone to Janice Mildred Stuart and Hugh Robert Bedford. Laura was proud to be an Army brat and lived in Frankfort Germany, Lawton, OK, and Huntsville, AL. She married Horace Edward Brown in Huntsville, AL and had five wonderful children. They moved to Atlanta, GA where Laura worked 33 years at Equifax and 6 years for Gwinnett County DA’s office. Laura was a beloved mother who loved her family. She lived for her children and granddaughter. She was happiest when with family and friends sharing stories and laughter. Her survivors include her children: Janice M. Brown & husband, Barry; granddaughter, Lauren Nicole; April I. Golgart; Horace E. Brown, II; Norman O. Brown of Myrtle Beach, SC; Bridget L. Brown; sisters, Norma C. Canon of Marietta, GA and Barbara R. Cothran of Rome, GA. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm, Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at Christ the Lord Lutheran Church, 1001 Duluth Hwy, Lawrenceville, GA 30043. The family will receive friends from 4:00-8:00 pm, Tuesday, December 30, 2014 at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy, Lawrenceville, GA 30046, 770-277-4550. Online condolences may be expressed at

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  1. I am saddened to hear of Ms Laura’s passing. I enjoyed working with her at the DA’s Office before I retired last year. She impressed me with her desire to help others even when it was so difficult for her to get there. Sorry I am unable to attend her funeral as I am currently out of town caring for my Mother who also has cancer. Praying for God’s peace.for family & friends.

  2. I am so devastated at the of Laura Brown. She was a dear friend of my mother, and she knew me before I was even born. She has become a dear friend of mine, and a true blessing since the passing of my mother earlier in the year. She gave the most wise and sincere advice you’ve ever heard, and she had the kindest soul of anyone I’ve ever met. I will cherish her forever.

  3. My deepest sympathy to the family. I worked with Laura at Equifax, and she taught me a lot about policy and procedures of the my job. It was a pleasure to learn, work and see her big wonderful smile. May God bless all of you and give you strength in your time of need.

  4. I was so saddened today to hear about Laura. I worked with her for many years at Equifax. She was a wonderful lady. She will be missed. My thoughts and prayers go out to her family!!

  5. I am so very sorry to hear about Laura, I just found out about her passing yesterday. I knew Laura from our days of working together at CBI, later known as Equifax. Praying that God will comfort all of you during this time and know that you are all in my thoughts and prayers.

  6. My deepest sympathy to the Brown Family. Sorry to her of her passing. I worked with Laura for many years at Equifax. She was a fun and loving person. She loved her family and shared many family stories with her co-workers. Praying for the family. Keep the Faith!

  7. I am so sorry to her of Laura passing. She was an awesome friend and loved her children so much. Prayers to Laura’s family.

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