Jennifer Kay Washington Brownlee

Jennifer Kay Washington Brownlee, 40 of Jemison, AL, passed away, Monday, August 23, 2021. She was born March 3, 1981. She was preceded in death by her parents James Norman Washington Sr. “Jimmy” and Blanch Milstead of Calera, AL.

Jennifer is survived by her husband Chris Brownlee; sons, Cristopher Ray(Briana) of Jemison, Andrew Ray(Heather) of Jemison, Thomas Robinson of Jemison, Daniel Robinson of Jemison, Caleb Brownlee of Jemison, Jordan Brownlee of Tuscaloosa; daughters, Summer Brownlee(Johnathan) of Jemison, Skye Brownlee(Ethan) of Columbus, MS; grandchildren Isabella Ray, Cole Ray, Nora Jo Brownlee; brothers, Norman Washington(Maria) of Birmingham, AL, Jeff Washington(Allison) of Navarre, FL, Dennis Greer of Sumiton, AL; sisters Donna W. Allen(Darrell) of Orange Beach, AL, Lisa W. Strickland(Lee) of Calera, AL, Holly G. Tidwell (Tim) of Calera,AL; and a host of nieces and nephews.

There will be a funeral service held Monday, August 30, 2021 in the Charter Funeral Home Chapel. A visitation will begin at 10 am followed by a service at 11 am. Jennifer will be laid to rest in Shelby Memory Gardens in Calera, AL.


  1. Chris on August 27, 2021 at 10:56 pm

    Baby u was my world my Ever thing I am so lost without you Jennifer things will NEVER BE THE SAME. You are n always will my beautiful Wife I LOVE SO MUCH N MISS YOU SO BAD

  2. Denise clark on August 28, 2021 at 6:18 pm

    Jennifer you will forever be missed always loved and never forgotten tell Jesus hello till we see each other again .

  3. Holly Tidwell on August 30, 2021 at 6:37 am

    I cannot believe this is happening, This will be one of the saddest days of my life as I lay you to rest , I’ll try to take peace in knowing you are with mama and your daddy, your smiling face will be missed by many and you will forever be the ” Baby”. I love you little sister.

  4. Debbie Littleton on August 30, 2021 at 8:08 pm

    God has gained another angel❣You know I have always loved you I am going to miss you so very much ❤ Jerry Christy misty and Brandon are in disbelief I love you baby girl

  5. Bernard on September 2, 2021 at 9:39 pm

    Hey this is your favorite kid Bernard, and I wanted to say that you was a good mother and sometimes you could be mad weird, I’m happy about all the memories that we had and made at the beach and everything we did it was fun while it lasted. I miss you Jennifer and I love you -Bernard

  6. skye on September 2, 2021 at 10:11 pm

    i miss you jenn we may have had our ups and downs but what’s a family without arguments lol but i live and miss you so much and i will make you a promise i will take care of dad and baby d and thomas when i can

  7. Juanita on September 3, 2021 at 9:52 am

    Hi Jennifer- thank you for the wonderful memories we have . Thank you for caring for the son and grandchildren I couldn’t picked a better person .You were a very caring, loving person always doing things for others before yourself. I will miss you so much !