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Maria Catherine Woods – Brownell

God will keep them in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on HIM

The Brownell-Woods families announce the home going of our loving Mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt, cousin in her 93nd year. This event occurred on Saturday June 17, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Braselton, Georgia with her children by her side.

Maria was born unto the union of Elijah Tyson Woods and Mai Russ-Woods in Edina, Grand Bassa County, Liberia on July 22, 1924

She was pre-deceased by her husband Mishael D Brownell I and her son Danny Brownell.

She leaves to mourn her children: Myrna Wiles-Tolbert (*Daniel), Mishael D. Brownell, II (Mai), Sophie Brownell-Dennis (John), Magdalene Brownell, Wani-Mai Brownell-Duncan (Maxwell) and Anthony Brownell (Precious) – many grandchildren and great grandchildren, her sisters Elura Woods-Jones, Emma Woods-Wordsworth and Hesta Woods-Baker and a host of relatives and friends.

There will be a wake and funeral service held in Lawrenceville, Georgia U.S.A. and thereafter her remains will be flown to Liberia West Africa for its final internment.

Friday, July 7, 2017 from 6:00 – 9:00 pm

Wages & Sons Funeral Homes 1031 Lawrenceville Highway Lawrenceville, GA 30046

** All tributes will be given at the wake, please email Funeral Service:
Saturday July 8, 2017 - Same location @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Internment – Edina, Grand Bassa County – LIBERIA

USA Contacts

Mishael Brownell, II Anthony Brownell Rosemarie Tolbert

(832) 884-4678 (832) 275-4022 (470) 553-4483

Liberia Contacts:

Sophie & John Dennis
Magdalene Brownell +(231) 880795344

+(231 ) 881325791

Negotiated Hotels in the Area

Hampton Inn
1135 Lakes Parkway Lawrenceville, GA 30043 770-338-9600
$119/Night (Brownell Funeral)

Comfort Suites Lawrenceville 2225 Riverside Parkway Lawrenceville, GA 30043 678-377-0003

$129/Night (Brownell Funeral)

Holiday Inn Express
520 John B. Wilson Court Lawrenceville, GA 30046 770-277-8009
$114/Night (Brownell Funeral)

Additional Hotels in the area

Courtyard by Marriott 1405 Mall of GA Boulevard Buford, GA 30519 678-745-3380

Fairfield Inn & Suites Buford 1355 Mall of GA Boulevard Buford, GA 30519 678-714-0248

Hampton Inn Sugarloaf 6010 Sugarloaf Parkway Lawrenceville, GA 30043 678-407-0018