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Jessica Caitlin Manns

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Jessica Caitlin Manns, 23, of Belle Center, passed away at her home on Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012. She has gone home, her pain is gone.

Jessica was born in Bellefontaine on May 2, 1989, to Richard E. Brown and Kelly Cooper Hurley.

On April 28, 2009, she married Justin David Manns in Belle Center and he survives.

Jessica was the loving mother of Marleigh, Memphis and Madelyn Mae. She also is survived by her mother and stepfather, Kelly and Jack Hurley of Belle Center; father, Richard Brown of Marion; sisters, Jenni (Chuck) Hesser of Belle Center and Kayla Brown of Marion; brothers, Benjamin (Jacquie) VanVoorhis of Bellefontaine and Kyle (Arika) Brown of North Carolina; stepbrothers, Todd Hurley of Columbus and Josh (Rachael) Hurley of Perrysburg; a host of aunts, uncles and cousins including a special aunt, Krystol (John) Scott; dear cousins, Holly and Heather Ellis and Keri Stafford, her sidekick; grandmother, Louise Brown of Upper Sandusky and great-grandmother, Betty F. Cooper of Marion; her in-laws, Brad and Julie Corbin; and a brother- in-law, Josh Corbin.

She was preceded in death by grandparents she loved dearly Grandpa Jim and Grandma Betty Cooper, and Richard E. Brown II.

A housewife and student, Jessica loved to play with her children. She enjoyed the game of soccer and crafts.

Visitation is from 1 to 3 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Eichholtz Funeral Home, Belle Center, and one hour prior to a funeral at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Crossroads Christian Church, Bellefontaine, officiated by Pastor John James. Burial is in the Fairview Cemetery, Belle Center.

A memorial fund for her children has been established at Woodforest Bank, 2281 S. Main St., Bellefontaine 43311.

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