Lee Olen Brown, 71, of the Linsdale Community in Polk County, died unexpectedly on Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017.
He was born on Jan. 18, 1930, to the late Eskey and Martha Brown.
He previously worked in construction, where he poured concrete. He also farmed in the past, years ago, he also enjoyed coon hunting. He was of the Baptist faith.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Eskey and Martha Jane Plumley Brown; sister, Ruth Sitzlane; brothers: Ray Brown, the Rev. Paul Brown, the Rev. Arlin Brown, and William (Bill) Brown; and sisters- in-law: Margaret Brown and Diane Brown.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his sister, Wanda Richesin of Eton, Ga.; brothers: J.M. (Sylvia “Sib”) Brown of Cleveland, David Brown of Linsdale, Johnny Brown of Linsdale, and Jackie (Brenda) Brown of Athens; sisters-in-law: Martha Brown of Linsdale, and Evelyn Brown of Cleveland; aunt Mayme (Knox) Melton of Etowah; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, at Four Points Baptist Church, 3501 Old Tasso Road, Cleveland.
The funeral will follow the visitation at 7 p.m. at the church on Wednesday. Interment will be held at 10 a.m. at Antioch Cemetery on Thursday with Jeremy Brown, Jason Brown, Chris Richesin, Ricky Brown, James Brown and Doug Brown serving as pallbearers.
Share a personal memory or your condolences with his family at his online memorial located at www.companionfunerals.com.
Companion Funeral and Cremation Service and the Cody family are honored to assist the Brown family with these arrangements.
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