Mr. Frank W. Brown
Frank "Bill" W. Brown was born on February 6, 1939, in Emory, VA. He departed this life on July 29, 2020.
He was preceded in death by wife Iris; parents, William and Mary K. Brown; and siblings, John M. Brown, Francis Brown, and Varah Crawford.
Bill was a graduate of Douglass High School. He was Career Military; Vietnam Veteran 27 years in the United States Army, retiring in 1993 with the rank of Senior Master Sergeant residing in Colorado Springs, Co.
Bill was a loving son, husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend. He carried the love of God in his heart, sharing it with all he knew, and came in contact. He loved spending time with family and friends and had a giving and generous heart.
He is survived by his son, William L. Brown, of Colorado Springs, CO., step-son, Forrest Baker (Jackie), of Belfair, WA; loving daughter-in-law, Ladonna Brown; grandchildren, Jerika Brown and Devin Brown; great-granddaughter, Jillian Brooks; sisters, Maggie Brown Jeter, Mary Brown Sutton, of Goldsboro, NC, Margaret Brown, Geneva Brown, Vanessa Pender (Don) of Bristol, VA; brother; Curtis Brown (Donna) of Asheville, NC; sister in law, Joyce Brown, of Bristol VA; as well as a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins. A special thanks to niece, Trina Patton; sister-in-law, Barbara Anderson, of Colorado Springs; and special friends, Scott and Val.
A celebration of life service will be conducted at 2:00 pm Saturday, August 15, 2020, from Lee St. Baptist Church Bristol Va. The family will receive friends from 1:00 pm until the hour of service.