Willie Brown

Born: Sun., Jan. 28, 1951
Died: Wed., Jul. 27, 2011

Funeral Service

6:00 PM Mon., Aug. 01, 2011

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Mr. Willie Brown, Jr of 409 Bradford Lane, Columbia, South Carolina died Wednesday, July 27, 2011.  Funeral services for Mr. Brown will be held Monday, August 1, 2011, 6:00 p.m. at Oak Grove Baptist Church, 1063 Old Two Notch Road, Elgin, South Carolina.   Interment will be Tuesday, August 2, 2011 at 11:00 a.m., Fort Jackson National Cemetery.   Public viewing will be held Sunday, July 31, 2011 from 1:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Mr. Brown will be placed in the church for public viewing from 5:00 p.m. until the hour of service.

Mr. Willie Brown, Jr. affectionately known as “Junior” was born in Hopkins, South Carolina on January 28, 1951.   He was the son of the late Willie Brown, Sr. and Lillian Brown.  On July 27, 2011, Willie peacefully entered into eternal rest.

Willie was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, nephew, uncle and a true friend to many.  He was entirely devoted to his family and dedicated his life to their care and comfort.  He was a good and kind-hearted gentleman who was always willing to help his family, friends and neighbors.   He was well known in and outside the community for his lawn care services.   He was dependable and extremely generous with his time and talents.

In addition to his mother and father, Willie was preceded in death by his sister, Helen Pickett.

Willie leaves to cherish his precious memories forever his wife, Denita S. Brown; two children, Kevin (Sherry) Brown Sr. and Kembrely (Germaine) Williams of Columbia, South Carolina; four grandchildren, Kevin Brown, Jr., Aaron Williams, Brandon Williams and Malik Williams of Columbia, South Carolina; two sisters, Nellie (Joseph) Boyd of Houston, Texas and Vivian (Tony) B. Dowdy of Columbia, South Carolina; three brothers, Charles (Holly) Brown of Hopkins, South Carolina, Joe (Charlene) Brown of Greenville, South Carolina, and Gregory (Kerry) Brown of Hopkins, South Carolina; and a host of other relatives and friends.

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Diane Hardwick
   Posted Sun July 31, 2011
Dear Denita and Family,
My deepest sympathy to each of you in the loss of Willie. My heart has been with you on this difficult journey, having just traveled almost the same path so recently. I am praying for your strength and peace which comes from our awesome Savior, Jesus Christ.

Your Sister in Christ,
Diane Hardwick

Susie and "Sis"
   Posted Wed August 03, 2011
Denita and family,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. If we can assist in any way please let us know. In May 2003, we became neighbors and I must say it was a real blessing because I became a part of the family. To me, Mr. Brown is my brother and he will be missed. He was always there to lend a helping hand and never wanted anything in return. I/we "Susie and Sis/Hattie" thank God that we had an opportunity to share a small part of this great man's life. Rest in peace our brother.

Lawrence Caldwell, C''Well''s Lawn Care
   Posted Wed August 03, 2011
Deeply sorry for your loss.

   Posted Fri August 05, 2011
Finally! This is just what I was looknig for.

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