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Graveside Service

Buffalo Cemetery
Wednesday January 9th, 2019
2:00pm

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Robert Lawrence "Bobby" Brown

Robert Lawrence “Bobby” Brown, 72 of Sanford passed away Sunday January 6, 2019. Graveside services will be held at 2:00pm Wednesday at Buffalo Cemetery.

 

Mr. Brown was born in Lee Co, a son of the late Robert Smith Brown and Mary Dean Brown. Bobby’s career included working with Siemens Allis, Whitin Roberts Co, Moore Machine and finished his career selling Real Estate. He served the NC National Guard, was a member of First Baptist Church and an avid NC State Fan. He volunteered with the Bread Basket and with Meals on Wheels.

 

Mr. Brown is survived by his wife Helen Berry Brown; two sons, Bill Brown and Alex Brown both of Sanford; a sister, Priscilla Conway and husband George of Jacksonville, NC; brother, Rex Brown and wife Jennifer of Sanford; sister in law, Brenda Long of Garner; several nieces and nephews, numerous special cousins, his tennis friends and his loving cat, Lucy.

 

Memorial contributions can be made to First Baptist Church, 202 Summit Dr, Sanford, NC 27330; or to the charity of one’s choice.


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Guestbook

Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. Bobby was always quick to smile and I enjoyed working with him through the years.

Vance and Janet Derrickson Jan 12 2019 12:00 AM

An A Garden Path was sent on January 9, 2019

To Helen, Bill, Alex - I'm very sorry for your loss. With thoughts and prayers for you and your family. Warmest regards, Kathy James

Expression of Sympathy Jan 9 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Robert Lawrence Brown

Graham and Jean Dean Jan 8 2019 12:00 AM

We are so sorry to hear of Bobby's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Graham and Jean Dean Jan 8 2019 12:00 AM

Helen, we are so sorry to hear about Bobby. He was a good friend to both of us in our younger days and I still hear stories about our soldiers and their years of National Guard adventures. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, Rex and your families...

Sarah and Fred Thomas Jan 8 2019 12:00 AM

A Spathiphyllum was sent by Bridgette Harry on January 8, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Jan 8 2019 12:00 AM

I enjoyed working with Bobby. He will be deeply missed. My thoughts and prayers are with his family.

Bridgette Harry Jan 8 2019 12:00 AM

Helen, so sorry to hear of Bobby's passing,thinking of you , Bill and Alex . Sincerely Mike and Lori Thomas

Lori Thomas Jan 8 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Robert Lawrence Brown

Ruth Fitzhugh Jan 8 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Robert Lawrence Brown

Debra Dean Womack Jan 8 2019 12:00 AM

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