Clinton "Bay Brown" Jr., 59, of Elyria, passed away Thursday, July 19, 2007 in the EMH Regional Medical Center following a long illness. He was born in Bessemer, AL, coming to Elyria 15 years ago from New York.
He was employed as a maintenance engineer at Health Care Services Group of Westlake, and a retiree of Cleveland CHMA after 17 years of service.
He attended Unity Baptist Church of Elyria, and while living in AL, he was a member of the C-Notes Gospel Group and also a member of Sunshine Gospel Singers.
Mr. Brown was an avid pool player and fisherman and enjoyed singing.
He is survived by his daughter, Sarah Brown of Elyria; sons, Clinton Brown III, Henry Brown, and Dockris Brown all of Elyria; nine grandchildren; sister, Ethel Augustus of Cleveland; brother, James Brown of Cleveland; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clinton Brown and Sarah Brown (nee Farmer); sister, Clara Banks; brother, Robert Brown.
Friends may call Wednesday, July 25, 2007 from 11 A.M. until time of Service at Noon in the Unity Baptist Church, 326 Fuller Rd., Elyria, where Rev. Willie Gardener, Pastor will officiate. Burial to follow at Brookdale Cemetery, Elyria.
Carter Funeral Homes, Inc., Elyria, is in charge of Funeral Arrangements. Online condolences may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org