Whitesburg native Carol Fairchild Brown Hubbard, 75, of Elizabethtown, died October 17 at University Hospital in Louisville.
A daughter of the late James R. and Sybil Mullins Brown, she was a sister of the late Jimmy Brown.
She was crowned Miss Kentucky in 1959 and was a finalist in the Miss America pageant.
Ms. Hubbard retired after 27 years of teaching in Pulaski County and Hardin County. She was a volunteer for the Elizabethtown Animal Shelter and PAWS Shelter Foundation of Elizabethtown.
Surviving are three daughters, Cindy Lou Howard, of Louisville, Leigh Ann Howard, of London, Melinda Grace Howard Halow, of Carson City, Nev.; three grandchildren, Jasmine Halow, Savannah Halow, both of Carson City, and Chase Carson of London; a brother, John Brown “John Bill” and wife Mary Jane; a nephew, John Brown, II and wife, Inace; and a greatniece, Lilly Brown.
Services for Ms. Hubbard will be held October 24, from 2-4 p.m. at 238 Helm Street in Elizabethtown.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to PAWS Shelter Foundation at P.O. BOX 1116, Elizabethtown, KY 42702-1116.
Condolences may be expressed online at www.brownfuneral.com.