The 1880 census is indexed under the name Alma Brotheren in Madison Co., TN - District 17.
Alma Brotheren-28-widowed-TN-TN-NC Jessee-12-son-TN-MS-TN Boy-3/12-born in March-TN-MS-TN (this is Wiley Robert Brotherton)
In Tennessee, Death Records, 1908-1959 Wiley Robert Brotherton's parents are listed as Tom Brotherton and Arminda Hopkins (information provided by Wiley's wife).
Notation on findagrave.com in the listing for Wiley Robert Brotherton: Birth:Mar. 22, 1880 Madison County Tennessee, USA Death:May 28, 1929 Jackson Madison County Tennessee, USA
Wiley was the youngest son of Thomas J. and Almarinda Hopkins Brotherton. His father died shortly before or after his birth. Wiley's wife and he were childless and she married again to William McBroom.