Sandra Brown, 53, a lifelong resident of Chattanooga passed away Thursday May 8, 2014, surrounded by loved ones. She was preceded in death by parents, Margaret Ann and James Isaac Christian, Sr.; beloves sister, Janice Ann Christian; brother, James Isaac Christian Jr. She is survived by husband, Charles Brown; daughters, Christina Marie Dobbs and Emily Ann Smith; sisters, Jerry Doud and Vanessa "Duck" Harris; granddaughters, Alexus Nicole and Desiree Deandra Dodds and Sumeyye Nur Koyuncu. A memorial service in her honor will be held at 4 p.m. today, May 10, in the funeral home chapel. Donations in her name may be made to the American heart Association and/or Ameerican Diabetes Association. Arrangements entrusted to Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services Franklin-Strickland-Pinkard-Bryan-Smith Funeral Directors; 1724 McCallie Ave., 423-265-4414.