Fannie Brown*

Fannie Brown*

donor plaque
Fannie  Brown*

The late Fannie Louise Brown was born September 1, 1920 in Topeka. She graduated from Topeka High School. She owned the Sunflower Beauty Salon and taught cosmetology at Kansas Technical Institute. She married the Rev. Frank J. Brown, Sr. on August 5, 1944. He passed away June 22, 1997. Fannie established the Melody Brown Fun Factory in memory of her daughter who was killed by a drunk driver in 1974 at the age of six. She also established a fund at Topeka Community Foundation for youth. She passed away May 16, 2002.