Laura Brown McWhirter Perez, 52, of Brownwood passed away Monday, June 25, 2018, at her residence.

Private family services for Laura will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Blaylock Funeral Home.

Laura was born to Rolland and Roxie (Woodrum) Bulter on March 12, 1966, in Waxahachie, but was later adopted and raised by Wayne Brown and her mother Roxie. She went to Eastland ISD. Laura was a longtime resident of Brownwood.

She was an avid animal lover. She was a web page designer, which she enjoyed doing. Most of all Laura loved her family and was a loving daughter, mother, and grandmother; whom will be deeply missed by her family.

Laura is survived by her husband, Michael Perez of Brownwood; mother, Roxie Brown of Brownwood; one son, Joseph McWhirter and wife Erika of Augusta, Georgia; three daughters, Sarah Cumba and husband Jarritt of Bangs, Elizabeth McWhirter and fiancé Michael Behlen of Merkel, and Alexandrea Perez of Brownwood; four grandchildren, Grace, Rebekah, Joseph Jr., and Sophia; her first husband, Michael McWhirter; step-brother, Larry Brown and wife Susan of Plano; step-sister, Beverly Gray and husband Michael of Tulsa; aunt, Jonna Burkes and husband Jerry of Lake Brownwood; two cousins, Josh Burkes of Brownwood, Jay Burkes and wife Rhonda of Lake Brownwood; along with many other family member and friends.

She was preceded in death by her father, Wayne Brown; grandmother, Andrea Abernathy; and uncle, Frankie Woodrum.

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