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Carolyn Louise Brown

June 26, 1940 — November 16, 2023

Hammond, Louisiana

Carolyn Louise Brown


Carolyn Louise Brown passed away on Thursday, November 16, 2023, in Hammond, Louisiana, at the age of 83.  She was born on Wednesday, June 26, 1940 in McDavid, Florida to the late Mary L. McKinley Chastain and the late Wallace H. Chastain, Sr.  She was a resident of Hammond, Louisiana.  Carolyn retired from Springfield High School.

Carolyn is survived by her son & daughter-in-law, Marquis "Mark" D. Woodall and Anna Adamcewicz Woodall; grandchildren, Ashley Johnson and Marquis "Mark" D. Woodall II; great-grandchildren, Bryce Johnson, Elijah Johnson, and Brendan Johnson; and siblings, Bennett Chastain(Doreen), Ramona Barnette(Jackie), and Elaine Perry(Phillip).

In addition to her parents, Carolyn is also preceded in death by her; husband, Terance A. Brown; son, Trent A. Brown; and brother, Wallace H. Chastain, Jr.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home in Ponchatoula, 100 W Magnolia Street, Ponchatoula, Louisiana 70454, on Sunday, November 19, 2023, from 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM.

A private graveside service for Carolyn will be held at a later date.

The family asks that donations be made to Richard Murphy Hospice House in Carolyn's name.

Past Services


Sunday, November 19, 2023

6:00 - 9:00 pm (Central time)

Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home and Crematory - Ponchatoula

100 W. Magnolia St., Ponchatoula, LA 70454

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