Charles Richard “Charlie” Brown, Sr., 70, of Taylorsville, passed January 12, 2018, at his residence, after a brief illness.
He was born July 24, 1947, in Caldwell County, son of the late Conley Richard Brown and Willie Mae Pennell Brown. He retired as a professional truck driver and heavy equipment operator. He was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his daughter, Amimarie Brown, on July 1, 2017.
Those left to cherish his memory include two sons, Charles “Charley” Brown, Jr. and wife Barbara of Taylorsville, and Brandon “Fudd” Brown and wife Allison of Hiddenite; a daughter, Danette B. Childers and husband Jody of Taylorsville; two brothers, Gary Brown and wife Becky of Conover, and Doug Brown and wife Mildred of Lenoir; and five grandchildren, Garrett and Weston Brown of Hiddenite, Mason Lackey, and Thomas and Luke Brown of Taylorsville.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at Three Forks Baptist Church, Three Forks Rd., Taylorsville. Rev. Carson Moseley will officiate. Burial will follow the funeral service in the Dover Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday evening, from 6:00-8:00, at Three Forks Baptist Church.
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Chapman Funeral Home is assisting the family of Charles Richard Brown, Sr.