WILSON — Graveside Pavilion Services for Mr. Robert “Bob” Royce Brown, 93 are scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at the Bomar Point Cemetery. Rev. Lloyd McElhaney will be officiating the service. Services are under the care and direction of Alexander Funeral Home in Wilson.
Bob was born Jan. 9, 1925, in Gene Autrey, to the late Mr. Sam William Riley Brown and Mrs. May Belle (Hale) Brown. He departed from this life on Monday, June 18, 2018, at the Ardmore Veterans Center.
Bob was raised in Wilson most of his life, attending school at Berwyn. He served in the U.S. Army, serving honorably. Bob married the former Hattie Voncille Ceil in Healdton on Sept. 17, 1949. She preceded him in death on Sept. 24, 2007. He enjoyed gardening and fishing and adored his great-granddaughter Hattie Belle. Bob was a member of the Church of Christ.
Preceding him in death are his parents; brothers, Dude, Emory and Clarence Brown; sisters, Emma Butler, Cleo Smith, Doris Dill and infant twin sisters.
Bob is survived by his daughter, Carolyn Sue Adams and husband Don, of Wilson; granddaughter, Brittney Beck and husband Riley, of Wilson; great-granddaughter, Hattie Belle Beck of Wilson; and a sister, Mina Ponder of Ardmore; and a host of other family and friends.
Pallbearers will be Mike Cohoon, Brandon Martin, Von Allen Brown, Gary Mashore, Kelly Robinett and Neil Robinett.
A family visitation is scheduled for 6 to 8 p.m. this evening at Alexander Funeral Home in Wilson.
Online condolences may be made to www.alexanderfuneralhome.org.