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David Lee Brown, Sr.

December 15, 1929 September 29, 2018
David Lee Brown, Sr.
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Obituary for David Lee Brown, Sr.

David Lee Brown Sr., 88, a resident of Roman Eagle Health & Rehab, Danville, Virginia, and formally of 1092 Sandy Creek Road, passed away on Saturday, September 29, 2018. He was born on December 15, 1929, in Danville, Virginia to the late Irma Hall and the late John T. Brown. Mr. Brown is survived by his wife, Helen Bray Brown of the residence. Mr. Brown proudly served his country in the US Navy during the Korean War. He worked for Goodyear Tire and Rubber, retiring with 20 of service.

Anyone who knew David would say he was a wonderful man, husband, father, brother, grandpa and great-grandpa. David was a hard working man that strived for a successful and fun life for his family and those he loved. You could always count on him to brighten the room with his smile and laugh. Although life wasn't always easy, he continued to see the positive in all situations.

In addition to his wife, Mr. Brown is survived by a son, David Lee Brown, Jr. of Danville and a sister, Brenda Gauldin of Dry Fork, Va., as well as five grandchildren, Melissa Garcia, Whitley Hodges, Jeff Brown, Michael Brown, and Thomas Brown and six great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by two sons, Frankie A. Brown and Gordon E. Brown.

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Highland Burial Park, Danville, with Rev. Ryan Riley officiating. Military Honors will be provided by American Legion Post 1097 and the U.S. Navy honor guard.

The family will receive friends from 6 - 7:00 pm, Monday, October 1, 2018 at Shermont Baptist Church, Danville, and at other times at the residence.

Norris Funeral Services - Mount Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Turnpike, Danville, Virginia is respectfully serving the Brown family. Online condolences may be made at www.norrisfuneral.com.


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Visitation

Monday

1

Oct

6:00 PM 10/1/2018 6:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 10/1/2018 7:00:00 PM
Shermont Baptist Church

781 Mount Cross Road
Danville, VA 24540

Shermont Baptist Church
781 Mount Cross Road Danville 24540 VA
United States

Graveside

Tuesday

2

Oct

11:00 AM 10/2/2018 11:00:00 AM
Highland Burial Park

3049 North Main Street
Danville, VA 24540

Highland Burial Park
3049 North Main Street Danville 24540 VA
United States

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Highland Burial Park Final Resting Place

3049 North Main Street
Danville, VA 24540

3049 North Main Street Danville 24540 VA
United States
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