On February 12, 2006 ELSIE VICTORIA BROWN, beloved wife of Samuel Brown, devoted mother of Irvin, Joseph and Gilbert Brown, Mildred Powell, Elsie Code and Shirley White, loving sister of Ida Johnson. Also survived by 27 grandchildren, 44 great grandchildren, 30 great great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends. Visitation at 2140 N. Fulton Ave. on Thursday 2-8 P.M. The family will receive friends at John Wesley U.M. Church, 3202 W. North Avenue, on Friday at 10:30 A.M. Funeral at 11 A.M.