Chelmsford, MA — Joyce Knight (Scott) Brown, age 77, of Chelmsford, died unexpectedly Sunday evening, January 26, 2014, at Lowell General Hospital. She was the wife of the late George Gilbert Brown, Jr., who died in 1997.
Born August 2, 1936, in Lynn, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Virginia (Lloyd) Scott and was a graduate of Malden High School and the University of Lowell.
Joyce was the lead office manager, working for the IRS for more than twenty years, covering the offices of Methuen, Andover and Lowell.
Always on the run, when she did have some time to herself, she enjoyed reading, crafting, knitting, sewing, traveling and was an avid follower of “Days of Our Lives” television program.
She is survived by her three children, Susan L. Case of Londonderry, NH; Geoffrey L. Brown of Chelmsford; and Karen J. Brown of Ellsworth, Wisconsin; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a brother, Barry Scott of Saugus; two sisters, Diane Burt and Sharon Breen, both of McAlpin, FL; along with several nieces, nephews and dear friends.
ARRANGEMENTS: Visiting hours will be held Friday, January 31, 2014, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Highland Chapel of Paul C. Rogers Family Funeral Home, 2 Hillside Avenue, Amesbury. Funeral services at the funeral home will be Saturday at 11 a.m. followed by interment in Hillside Cemetery, Seabrook, NH. Kindly omit flowers. Donations in her memory may be made to the ASPCA, Post Office Box 96929, Washington, DC 20090-6939.