Lucille, a daughter of the Most High Jesus Christ continued into eternity with Christ our King on July 3rd after a seven year battle with lung disease. She was a remarkable wife, and lifelong friend to Les Browning her partner of twenty-seven years. They were married at Whatcom Falls, September 28, 2001. She was born Lucille Talley on September 1st 1950 to her loving parents Mary (Altum) & Robert E. Tally at St. Paul’s in Livermore California. She was an incredible woman whose life was defined by compassion, strength, and unwavering support for her loved ones.
Lucille grew up in Pleasanton, California. Lucille and the Talley Family settled in Livermore, California in 1966. She graduated from the prestigious Heald Business College, showcasing her determination and commitment to personal growth. Lucille’s career path led her to work as a dedicated meat & seafood journeyman earning a well-deserved retirement with The Retail Clerks Union UFCW 21. However, her greatest achievement was in the role of being a devoted wife and mother. Throughout her journey Lucille faced various challenges, but she refused to let them define her spirit. She displayed unparalleled resilience, and unwavering determination, demonstrating to all the true meaning of strength. Lucille’s fighting spirit inspired those around her, leaving a lasting impact on their lives. Lucille, will forever be remembered and deeply missed by her devoted husband, Les Browning of Birch Bay WA. Les’s dedication to Lucille during the course of their marriage was a testament to their unbreakable bond. The family extends their heartfelt gratitude to all those that provided compassionate support to Lucille, especially her pastor, Justin Long of Blaine Christian Fellowship (BCF), where Lucille attended church.
Lucille was blessed with three daughters, Carih Bott, Christina (Jeremy) Marglon, and Erica “Lil L” (Brian) Rose. Upon marriage to Les, she also came to be very proud to be the mother of her blended family; Bryan “Lil B” Browning, and Jessica & Daniel Bass. Her family was her pride and joy, and she embraced motherhood with an abundance of love & care. Lucille’s legacy lives on through her many grand-children: Kayla, JT, Kylie, Will, Ashleigh, Katie, Michael, Abbigale, Trevor Spenser, Tyler, Anna Grace, Max, DJ, Alayah, and Bryan. Their lives were enriched by her love, wisdom, and guidance, additionally, she leaves behind five great grand-children who will carry her memory in their hearts.
To Honor Lucille’s life and the indelible mark that she left on this world there will be a Celebration of Life at 5PM on Friday, July 28th at Blaine Christian Fellowship 902 Adelia St. Blaine, WA. 98230. A private family graveside service will be held at Enterprise Cemetery.