Oma Francis Brown age 76, died Monday April 30, 2018. She was born March 7, 1942 to the late Ben and Jessie Johnson Howard JR. Francis is also preceded in death by her husband Thurman Brown and one son James K Brown. She was a member of the Walnut Grove Free Will Baptist Church. Francis is survived by five sons Joe E. Brown of Gouvernur, NY, Ben Brown of Fallsburg, KY, Jimmy Brown of Lowmansville, KY, Johnny Brown of Lowmansville, KY, Rick Brown of River, KY, two daughters Carolyn Skaggs of Lowmansville, KY, Rosemary Skaggs of Ulysses, KY, one step daughter Diane Bowling of Monroe, MI, two brothers David Howard of TN, Carl Howard of Louisa, KY, one sister Sue Murray of Columbus, OH, thirteen grand children, thirteen great grand children. Visitation will be held Tuesday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and after 9 a.m. Wednesday at the Preston Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Preston Funeral Home Chapel with Terry Conley officiating. Burial will follow in the Brown Cemetery at River, KY.