Mr. Bobby Lee Brown, Sr., 61, of Eagle Springs, N.C., died Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. A graveside service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 9, 2016, at the Williams Family Cemetery in Eagle Springs with Rev. Bill Reynolds and Rev. Lowell Brown presiding. The family will recieve friends at Pine Grove Baptist Church, where he was a lifelong member, on Sunday, from 1:00 - 2:45p.m. prior to the graveside service.
Bobby was born in Pinehurst, N.C. in 1954, son of the late Robert Lowell Brown and Bonnie Myrick Brown. In 1976, he married the love of his life, Doris Latham, sharing 40 years of marriage and raising their two children. Bobby worked for Ingersoll Rand for 32 years, 22 of which he had perfect attendance. He was known as a Loving Husband, Son, Father, Brother, "Pepa" and Friend to all. During his spare time, he enjoyed the game of golf, gardening and spending time with his family. He loved his dogs, "Punkin, Bear, Ivy and the late Star". In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Charles Brown.
He is survived by his wife, Doris L. Brown of the home, one daughter, Ashley B. Sloan and husband Matt of the home, and one son, Bobby Lee Brown, Jr. and wife Stefanie of Eagle Springs. Three brothers, Rev. Lowell Brown and wife Vickie of Albemarle, Danny Brown and wife Julia of Robbins and Randy Brown and wife Paige also of Robbins and Sister-In-Law, Lynn Brown of Texas. Five grandchildren, Trenton Sloan, Gabby Sloan, Mya Sloan, Samuel Maness and William Brown and a host of family and friends.
In Lieu of flowers the family requests donations to the Pine Grove Baptist Church/ W.M.U. 288 Browers Mill Road Star, N.C. 27356
Condolences may be offered online at www.joycebradychapel.com .
Joyce-Brady Chapel of Bennett, N.C. is honored to serve the Brown family.