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Louvenia Brown in The Help

By Kathryn Stockett

Louvenia Brown

Louvenia is Robert Brown's mother and one of the women whose story goes into Help. She works for Lou Anne Templeton and her story is one of the most positive of the bunch. In Help, she describes Lou Anne's kindness toward Louvenia's. When Skeeter runs into Lou Anne after the book's publication, Lou Anne reveals that Louvenia is often her only reason for living.