He was a graduate of Elyria High School and Oberlin College. Mr. Brown served in the U.S. Navy. He worked 12 years at Duffin manufacturer, and 25 years with the Marriott Corporation. He enjoyed watching movies, fishing, cooking and spending time with his family.
He leaves to cherish his memory brothers, Charles Brown, Robert Willis; sister-in-law, Patrice Brown, all of Lorain; niece, Samantha Brown; and a host of other nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Gloria Wallace- Brown; parents, Allison and Jessie Brown; brother, Clarence McCray; aunt, Alberta Williams; and a sister.
Friends may call Tuesday July 30, 2013 at 11A.M., until time of service at Noon, at Unity Baptist Church, 326 Fuller Rd., Elyria. Pastor Willie Gardner will officiate services and Lonnie Williams will co-officiate. Burial will be in Brookdale Cemetery in Elyria.
Arrangements entrusted to Carter Funeral Homes, 127 West Bridge Street, Elyria (440-322-7788).