Estate of Dr. Lovetta A. Brown, M.D. Onsite

by Taylor Auction & Realty, Inc.


November 17, 2012 @ 10:00 am LIVE AUCTION Saturday, November 17, 2012 @ 10 am Central


Estate of Dr. Lovetta A. Brown Real Estate and Contents Auction 558 South Main Street Grenada, MS


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Dr. Lovetta A. Brown was an amazing woman. She graduated from Lincoln High School at 16 and received a scholarship to begin college at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Brown was able to go on to the Medical College of Wisconsin; then, as a young doctor, she earned a master's degree in public health from John Hopkins University. She was a great humanitarian who served the State of Mississippi. Her work included helping to create the Mississippi Health Awareness Project, a community health organization in the northern part of the state. She also was responsible for structure development and mission implementation of the Office of Health Disparity Elimination in 2003. Other roles included helping the first Boys and Girls Club in northwestern Mississippi. In 1998 Dr. Brown was named physician of the year by the National Health Service Corp. Taylor Auction & Realty, Inc. is proud to assist with the liquidation management of her Real Estate and Personal Property.

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Estate of Dr. Lovetta A. Brown, MD



November 17, 2012 @ 10 am

Personal   Property Auction begins at 10:00 am. At 12 noon, the real estate is offered. After the real estate auction, the personal property auction will continue till all items are liquidated.

Address of Live Auction: 558 Main Street, Grenada, MS

Real Estate  - Two Story Antebellum Home, ca. approximately 1945 featuring a large spacious side yard, a circular driveway, 2 car enclosed garage along with additional carport space. Above garage is additional storage or apartment rental. Large brick porch flanks the entrance along with four majestic columns. 

Interior space includes: Laundry room featuring a sink, storage, toilet facility, Kitchen with Oak cabinets, Stove, Vent-a-hood, plenty of storage, ceramic tile floor, 12’ x 14’ Dining room, 12’ x 22’ Formal Living Room featuring carpet and converted fireplace with gas heat, Large entrance with stairwell and additional seating area, Large Sun Room / Family room featured on the back of home. The upstairs features a Master Bedroom and Private Bath and 2 bedrooms with a full bath, tremendous amount of closet space.

During the last year of her life, Dr. Brown was remodeling the upstairs bath/ closet area. This had to be abandoned during her illness. Therefore, the residence due to the fact above and vacancy since her death, the house is being sold AS IS. Please call for an appointment or attend the open houses to inspect the house.

Personal Property: The house is fully packed and items are being moved from two storage facilities.

Vehicles: Mercedes 300 SD Car - SELLING AS SALVAGE , 2002 4 door Lincoln Navigator-Blackwood Edition with Black leather interior; 161,565 miles; VIN # 5LTEW05A62KJ02008

Furniture and Lamps: Pencil 4 poster bed, Highboy Chest, Dresser, Kidney shape side table; Bedside stool, Mahogany server, Duncan Phyfe Dining Room Table, 6 shield back DR chairs, Duncan Phyfe buffet, Wrought Iron plant stands, Queen Anne side tables, Depression Era writing desk, Kimball reproduction Victorian furniture featuring sofa and several side chairs, Michelotti Lead Free Crystal Lamp from Czech Republic; Ridgeway Grandfather Clock, Mirrors, Round white marble table with marble base; Plaster of Paris Columns, 3 piece set – Marble top coffee table with 2 matching end tables; Several Lighted Curio Cabinets; Pump Organ converted into a Fine Desk; Several Rocking Chairs, Ornate stool with alligator motif; Rosewood plant stand featuring a dragon base; Oak China Cabinet, Oak Hall Tree, Tea Cart, Mitsubishi TV, Toshiba Television, Antique Glass Ball & Claw Oak Table, 4 oak stools, Sofa, Several Bookcases, 2 Door oak wardrobe, Chippendale Desk, Wall Curio Cabinet, Occasional Tables galore, Glass top tables, Several table and floor lamps, Celebration Panel, An amazing stool hewed from a log depicting a person, Stool carved from a log

Appliances and Equipment: Kelvinator Washer and Dryer, Hoover SteamVac, Sunbeam Carousel Rotisserie, Panasonic microwave, Oreck XL, Singer Juice Giant;  Weslo Treadmill, Sears Doctor’s Scale, Strength Trainer, Otasco telescope, Unique 2 eye metal range, Phantom Vacuum, Bissell Vacuum,

 Decorative Accents and Household Accessories including Glassware, Pottery, Silver-plate, etc… Cambridge Flatware in Silverware chest; Gold Tone Stainless Steel made in Japan Flatware in Chest; Gorham Serving Spoon; Leonard Cake Knife; Large Thumbprint Punch Bowl with under plate, cups and blown glass punch server; Golden Pines Christmas China; Homer Laughlin Eggshell Cavalier 8 place setting of china, Lead Crystal, Bohemian Crystal, Italian Stemware, Gibson Stoneware, Japan Royal Prestige China,  Kitchen Cabinets full of dishes, cookware, cleaning supplies, utensils, bake ware, Emerson radio, Brass Sconces, Brass Candelabrum; Several Punch Sets,  Linens, Large collection of VHS tapes, Books & CD, Decorative Plants, Oriental Corkwood, Oriental figures and decorative accessories, Celadon Vase featuring rose quartz tree, Brass Andirons, Aynsley China; Blue Pottery marked RM; Coil Oil Lanterns, 1727 Quadruple Plate Bristol Creamer, Silver-plate, Pink Stemware, Ebony Stemware, Ebony China by Arcoroc, France, Harmony Guitar,  Luggage, Clothing & Accessories, Dolls, Ghana Figurative Sculpture, Prints and Paintings Galore featuring Religious and Confederate African Art – a few featured are Satie, Kate & Old John Stalk Cutting by Lafayette Ragsdale ’88 signed and numbered 193/2000, Cotton Boll painting by Ralph Bledsoe ca 1977, Ebony Art by Rita; Framed Tapestry of the Last Supper; Mother & Child Cross-stitch; Church Scene Print by [email protected] 94

Collectible Items: Humanitarian coins featuring Jesse Owens, General Colin Powell, JFK, Vietnam Veterans, Abraham Lincoln, Chicago Bull 22 Kt gold trading card, Reproduction Sambo sign, 1907 Collectible African American Postcard, African American Coffee Advertisement, Religious items i.e. Wooden Jesus on the Cross, Trumpet from a goat horn, 1995 Civil War Commemorative Coin, Medicine bottles, Levi Garrett Snuff Bottles, German Figure by G. Wittmann, Beanie Bear Collection, Winchester Model 94 30-30 shotgun, Mossberg 12 gauge pump, India Sword

Office Equipment: Several Office Desks, Several File Cabinets, Printers to include Lexmark, several HP printers, etc. 

This partial listing is from the residence and one storage facility.

 Photo section features a small selection of the offering!!
Open Houses:    
Friday,  November 16, 2012


10% Buyer's Premium in effect on both Real and Personal Property

Everything sells AS-IS

Real Estate: 10% down day of auction, sign a real estate contract and close within 30 days

Seller(Estate) to provide marketable title and provide deed

Purchaser responsible for all other closing costs.

Prior Taxes to be paid by seller

2012 Taxes prorated at closing

Note**Personal Property: 10% Buyer's Premium if paying cash or check, 13% if paying by credit card, Ms Sales Tax Applies

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Taylor Auction & Realty, Inc.

Office: 1.662.226.2080

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