Elsie Rosalie Browning , 79
January 16, 2006, in in a local hospital
Elsie Browning 79, of Midland TEXAS went to be with her Lord on January 16, 2006. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, January 18, 2006 at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Chapel, 3800 N. Big Spring St. with Rev. Bill Skaggs of Kelview Heights Baptist Church, officiating. Interment will follow at Resthaven Memorial Park.
She was born on November 11, 1926 in Friona Parmer County, Texas to Henry John and Rosa Helms. She married Floyd Browning on December 23, 1944 in Littlefield, Texas. He preceded her in death on January 4, 1994.
Elsie was a member of Kelview Heights Baptist Church and of the bridge players club at the Midland Senior Center. She volunteered with the Hospice of Midland and was a school crossing guard at Rusk Elementary. Elsie was a great cook and loved to garden.
Survivors include her son, Curtis Browning and his wife Carol of Odessa; a daughter, Kathy Blackman of Midland; two grandchildren, Nickie Sue Roberts of San Antonio, and Brian Browning and his wife Tara of Allen; two great grandchildren, Shawni and Cheyenne Elkins of McGregor.
She was preceded in death by three brothers, Herman, Ewald and Albert Helms, and one grandson, Brad Browning.