BROTHERTON, GEORGINE PAUL JANE - Howell County, Missouri | GEORGINE PAUL JANE BROTHERTON - Missouri Gravestone Photos

Georgine Paul Jane BROTHERTON

Howell Memorial Park Cemetery
Howell County,

Apr 4, 1922
Jul 30, 2005

Aug 22, 1922
Feb 13, 2017

Funeral services for Georgine Paul Jane Brotherton, 94, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, February 16, 2017 in the Rose Chapel at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mrs. Brotherton went home to be with the Lord on February 13, 2017.
She was born August 22, 1922, at Caen, France, the only child of the late Paul Leon Labelle and Josephe Georgine Jardin Labelle. Georgine grew up in France during WWII and faced its adversity with courage, often providing misleading British war reports to German soldiers who took control of the newspaper office where she worked in Paris. She was a World War II bride and married the love of her life, Robert Brotherton on August 24, 1945 in Paris, France. They were married just two months shy of sixty years when Robert was called home to the Lord. After crossing the Atlantic in a ship to join her new husband, she served in the role of “stay at home Mom” and homemaker for the remainder of her days. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, sewing, quilting, knitting and crocheting and loved to travel. She also loved watching Jeopardy and Wheel of Fortune. Georgine accepted Christ as her Savior on October 3, 1950 and was baptized on October 15, 1950 in a spring fed pond on JJ Highway. She was a long time member of Berean Baptist Church in West Plains and taught Sunday School there for many years.
She is survived by four children, Deanna Wheeler and husband, Jim, Monett, Missouri, Robert Leon Brotherton and wife, Brenda, Gamaliel, Arkansas, Marilyn Roberts and husband, Sam, West Plains and Debbie Collins and husband, Rufus, West Plains; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Her parents, husband, Reverend Robert Louis Brotherton and her step-father, Pierre Barthe, precede her in death.
Visitation will be from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Howell Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Gideon Bible Society and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.

Contributed on 9/4/20 by mjrwag
Email This Contributor

Suggest a Correction

Record #: 826387

To request a copy of this photo for your own personal use, please contact our state coordinator. If you are not a family member or the original photographer — please refrain from copying or distributing this photo to other websites.

Thank you for visiting the Missouri Gravestone Photo Project. On this site you can upload gravestone photos, locate ancestors and perform genealogy research. If you have a relative buried in Missouri, we encourage you to upload a digital image using our Submit a Photo page. Contributing to this genealogy archive helps family historians and genealogy researchers locate their relatives and complete their family tree.

Submitted: 9/4/20 • Approved: 9/4/20 • Last Updated: 9/7/20 • R826387-G826386-S3

Users Online  |  Surnames  |  Other GPP Projects  |  Contact Us  |  Terms of Use  |  Site Map  |  Admin Login