Sep 4, 2013
Sept. 4, 2013
Bill Brown, 77, a resident of Benton and formerly of South Miami, Fla., passed away Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, at Athens Regional Medical Center.
He was of the Baptist faith and was a very talented woodworker. Bill enjoyed fishing, talking, and for those who knew him understand that. He was also a member of the Masonic Lodge in Blairsville, Ga.
Mr. Brown was preceded in death by his daughter, Jackie Brown, and one sister, Lounette Brown.
Survivors include his wife of 43 years, Ms. Sandra Brown; five children and spouses, Mark Ellers (Cindy) of Lino Lake, Minn., Jill Chaskin (Bruce) of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Dave Brown (Georgia) of San Diego, Calif., Jodie Irwin (Jim) of Hiram, Ga., and Cathy Doerkin (Uwe) of San Diego, Calif.; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; six sisters; and one brother.
A gathering of friends will take place on Saturday, Sept. 7, from 3 to 6 p.m. at Serenity Funeral Home & Cremation Center of Cleveland.
We invite you to send a message of comfort and view the Brown family guest book at www.serenityfunerals.com
Serenity Funeral Home and Cremation Center of Cleveland is in charge of arrangements.