DUBRE – Robert Brown, age 83, passed away Saturday, March 7, 2020, at his home. Born August 14, 1936, in Dubre, he was a son of the late Roxie Harper Brown and Fowler Brown and the husband of the late Nell Brown. He was a farmer and a logger. He was a member of the Willow Shade Church of Christ.
Survivors include one daughter, Lisa Gearlds, Edmonton; one stepdaughter, Carla Fudge, Beaumont; two grandchildren, Chasidy (Matt) Matney, Greensburg, and Katelyn Gearlds, Burkesville; two great-grandchildren, Liberty Brockman and Raelynn Matney; one sister, Janet (Lonnie) Parke, Dubre; and two brothers, Ovell (Mary) Brown, Summer Shade and Glen Brown, Dubre.
Preceding in death, besides his parents and his wife, were one son, Timothy Robert Brown; one brother, Wendell Brown; and three sisters: Marie Brown, Melba Murley, and Mary Thurman.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, March 10, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. at McMurtrey Funeral Home, with Gary Richardson officiating. Burial will follow in the Dutch Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday, March 9, 4:00 – 9:00 p.m. and on Tuesday, March 10 after 7:00 a.m. until the time of services at 1:00.