COLUMBUS — Willie J. Brown, 78, died May 20, 2020, at Windsor Place. Visitation will be from 11a.m.-2 p.m. Friday, at Carterfs Funeral Service. Carterfs Funeral Service of Columbus is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Brown was born Nov. 3, 1941, in Lowndes County, to the late James Arthur Brown and Nancy Ann Brown. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and was a graduate of R.E. Hunt High School. He was formerly employed with United Technologies and a member of Stephen Chapel M.B. Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Ola Mae Brown and brother, Robert Brown. He is survived by his children, Kylesola Kyles of Columbus and Robert Louis Holt of Birmingham, Alabama; siblings, Linda Brown, Debra Brown, Johnny Brown all of Columbus and Richard Brown of Jacksonville, Florida; nine grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Appeared in The Commercial Dispatch on May 28, 2020
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