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Clyde Roscoe Brown, Jr.

August 1, 1932 ~ January 10, 2020 (age 87)

Obituary

Mr. Clyde R. Brown, Jr, age 87 of North Wilkesboro passed away Friday, January 10, 2020 at his home.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Sunday, January 12, 2020 at Lutheran Church of the Atonement with Rev. Roger Hull officiating.  Burial will be in Mountlawn Memorial Park.  The family will receive friends from 1:00 until 2:00 PM prior to the service at the church. 

Mr. Brown was born August 1, 1932 in Rowan County to Clyde Roscoe Brown, Sr, and Mary Eliza Overman Brown.  He was a member of Lutheran Church of the Atonement.  He graduated from Catawba College and later served on the Board of Trustees for Catawba College.  He was a long term member of the Elks Club, served on the Board of Social Services and Wilkes Cares.  He also served as the Chairman of the Wilkes County March of Dimes, Vice President of the N.C. Lutheran men and served many years on the Atonement Lutheran Church’s Church Council.  Mr. Brown made his career at Lowe’s Companies where he retired. 

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two sisters and brothers-in-law; Madge Russell and husband Gilbert, Mildred Brown and husband Leo and brother-in-law Milton Crowther. 

He is survived by his wife; Anna Hughes Brown of the home, three sons; David Lewis Brown and wife Janice of Efland, Martin Andrew Brown and wife Leisa of Gastonia and Douglas Warren Brown and wife Melony of Lewisville, seven grandchildren; Matthew Brown and wife Jessie, Genavee Brown, Kristine Brown, Lee Brown, Marinn McKelvey and husband David, Jessica Brown and Noah Brown and one sister; Louise Crowther. 

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Wake Forest Care At-Home Hospice, 126 Executive Drive, Suite 110, Wilkesboro, NC 28697. 

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
January 12, 2020

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Lutheran Church of the Atonement
243 Oakwoods Road
Wilkesboro, NC 28697

Funeral Service
Sunday
January 12, 2020

2:00 PM
Lutheran Church of the Atonement
243 Oakwoods Road
Wilkesboro, NC 28697

Interment following funeral service
Sunday
January 12, 2020

Mountlawn Memorial Park
Hwy 18 North
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Donations

Wake Forest Care at Home Hospice
126 Executive Drive Suite 110, Wilkesboro NC 28697

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