Kelly Ann Brown, 51, passed away October 12, 2013 at her home in Furlow. She was born February 5, 1962, to JoAnn and Jimmy Porterfield in Little Rock, AR.

She courageously fought breast cancer for 5 years, with her faith, never giving up.

Survivors include her husband and soul-mate of 17 years, Richard Brown; her parents; her daughters Joanna Paige Gibson (Jason) of Sherwood, Monica Brown (Marcus Adger) of Searcy, Valerie Larie (Brian) of Bradford; two sisters, Kecia Porterfield (Donnie Hasty) of Sherwood and Kim Floerchinger (Alan) of Conway; three grandchildren, and many other relatives and friends.

A memorial service will be held 2:00 pm Wednesday, October 16 at Palm Street Church of Christ, Lonoke.

Arrangements are by Boyd Funeral Home, Lonoke. Online guestbook,