Theresa Allison Mckay Brown, 43, was born in San Francisco. CA on June 3, 1974 to Patrick Henry Mckay and Phoebe Melbourne both from Brockton, MT.
At an early age her family returned to Brockton, MT. Where she attended elementary school. Upon completion of the 8th grade at Wahpeton Indian Schools she attended Flandreau Indian School from the late ‘80s to early ‘90s. She earned her Montana GED on Aug. 5, 2011.
Naturally talented to draw freehand, she entertained her children and grandchildren. Creating holiday decorations, picture frame backgrounds and other items she saw fit to spruce up. A great sense of humor, memory and bold quick-wittedness, she used well to her advantage in child rearing and daily life.
She always wanted a big family. She met Billy Brown in September 1995 and they married in September 1999. Until the time of her sudden passing.
She is survived by her husband, daughters: Autumn (Thomas) Arthur, LaVanchie, LaRae, Teresia Brown and Geral’ynn Brown. Sons: Devon Goodbird, Brenden Brown, Larin Brown all of Poplar, MT. Brothers: Patrick “Pat” Mckay, Larry (Grace) Hamilton Jr. Sisters: Diane Mckay, Frazer, MT. Grandsons: Kyle, Tristan, Sean Arthur and Wendell “Tiny Man” Havatone. Granddaughters: Kendal, Kallen, Kaylinn, Marilyn, Maryland Jackson, Hanna Arthur Poplar, MT. Larayah Brown, Wolf Point, MT. Numerous uncles, aunties, cousins, nephews, nieces. Family names: Mckay, Walking Eagle, Melbourne, Jones from Poplar/Brockton/Billings MT. and ND.
Preceding her in death, Infant son: Stephen G.G. Brown. Mother: Phoebe Melbourne. Father: Patrick “Boy Boy” Mckay. Grandsons: AzSav’ion and Cash Havatone. Brother: Daniel Mckay. Sister-in-law: Karmen Brown. Nieces: Jessica Sun Rhodes
The Lord set a race before her. Truly since we are surrounded by witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which entangles us (different for each individual). She ran her race with endurance and persistence from her home in Poplar, MT. She finished her race and the Lord called her to His Heavenly Home, Tuesday January 30th, 2018.
A wake will be held at 7:00 pm Sunday, February 4, 2018 at the 1st Baptist Church in Poplar, Montana. The funeral service will follow at 1:00 pm on Monday, February 5, 2018 at the 1st Baptist Church in Poplar. Interment will follow at Riverside Presbyterian Cemetery in Brockton.
Clayton Stevenson Memorial Chapel of Wolf Point has been entrusted with the arrangements. Condolences can be sent to the family by using the form below.