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Sarah Ann Brownlee

Obituary for Sarah Ann Brownlee

July 27, 1951 - July 18, 2018
Austin, Texas | Age 66

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BROWNLEE, Sarah Ann
Lakeway

Sarah Ann Brownlee passed away on July 18th, 2018. Her parents, George and Gwyndolyn Brownlee of Dallas, Texas, preceded her in death. Sarah was born in Dallas, Texas on July 27th, 1951. She graduated from Lancaster High School in 1969. Four beloved children survive her: Steven Scott Tynes and his wife, Meg; Jennifer Leanne Griggs and her husband, Sat; Robert Seth Griggs and his wife, Anne; Luke Brownlee Griggs; four grandchildren: George Joseph Nicholas, Shelby Shane Tynes, Walker Edgar Tynes, Elizabeth Ada Griggs; two sisters: Susan Brownlee Snowden and her husband, Don; and Lynlee Scott Nicholas. Sarah devoted her life to education, serving in various capacities from teacher to administrator. She lived a full life in various locations including Lakeway, Texas, Tampa, Florida, Sugarland, Texas, and Kidsgrove, England.

Sarah had a heart for Jesus and all his people, especially the children of Israel. She visited the Holy Land four times and devoted finances to the survivors of the Holocaust and the Jewish community in Jerusalem. She studied the Bible reverently and spent much time studying the Hebrew culture and language.

She had a strong passion for painting, dancing, songwriting, playing guitar and spending time with her grandchildren. She loved people, lived fully and left a positive impact on all that knew her.

We will celebrate her life on Saturday, July 21st, 2018 at 2:00 PM, with visitation preceding at 1:00 PM. All services will be held at LifeAustin Church – New Chapel, 8901 Highway 71 West, Austin, Texas, Pastor George Oaks presiding. Her earthly body will rest in peace at Hudson Bend Cemetery, located in Lakeway, Texas.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in memory of Sarah Ann Brownlee to be made to YAD EZRA V'SHULAMIT; 3470 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1020; Los Angeles, CA 90010 or online at https://www.yadezra.net/donations_e.php

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  • In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in memory of Sarah Ann Brownlee to be made to YAD EZRA V'SHULAMIT; 3470 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1020; Los Angeles, CA 90010 or online at https://www.yadezra.net/donations_e.php

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