July 17, 1927 ~ December 19, 2020 (age 93)


Graveside service will be held on Friday, January 29, 2021 at Mt. Hope Cemetery. Seating is limited.


Lois B. Brodus was born July 17, 1927 to the late Roosevelt Kinsey and Mattie Odom Kinsey, in Sibley, Louisiana. Her parents instilled values, discipline and principles, to always put God first and to love your family unconditionally. Lois attended school in Minden, Louisiana. Shortly after graduating, she moved to Racine, Wisconsin then to Kansas, Missouri, where she married Andrew Burson. Their union was blessed with a son, Andrew Jermone Burson. Both, her son and her husband preceded her in death. She later reunited with her high school sweetheart, Ambrose Brodus Jr. They were united in marriage on March 28, 1969.  He preceded her in death on September 29, 2020. He was the love of her life.

Lois was known for her cooking skills, impeccable sewing skills, but most of all her love for family and friends. She attended Bethel Baptist church and enjoyed her Sunday school class.

She leaves to cherish her memory, nieces, Allison Smith (who she often referenced to as her daughter, Gwen L. Shepherd, Lisa Nemacheck, and Larson Tangie Scott; nephews, Roosevelt Kinsey III and Rodney Ary; numerous cousins, relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband Ambrose Brodus Jr; mother, Mattie Kinsey; Father, Roosevelt Kinsey; son, Andrew Jermone Burson; sisters: Blanche Kinsey Sterling, Louise Kinsey Luke and Barbara L. Nemacheck of Phoenix Arizona; brothers, Roland Kinsey and brother Roosevelt Kinsey II; nephews, Stephen Nemacheck and Wilbert Luke; niece Cheryl Kinsey Moore.

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January 29, 2021

Time: TBD
3751 MARKET STreet
SAN DIEGO, CA 92102-4527

Commital Service
January 29, 2021

12:00 PM
Mt. Hope Cemetery
3751 Market Street
San Diego, CA 92102

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