Pope Terrell "Terry" Brown
SAVANNAH, GA- Pope Terrell (Terry) Brown passed away on December 2, 2013 at home under Hospice care, surrounded by his wife, Roslyn and his beloved dog, Muffin.
He was born on December 22, 1935 in Macon, Georgia. He was preceded in death by his parents, Pope Middleton Brown and Mildred Whitten Brown, and brother, Charles A. Brown.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Roslyn Butler Brown of Savannah, GA; sister, Carol Denson of Advance NC, and several nieces and nephews.
Terry graduated from Mercer University, with additional education at Ohio State University-The Wharton School. He was a former Vice President of Sales and Marketing at the Geer Division of Amerisource Corporation and Director of Sales and Marketing at Soloman's Company. He retired from the United States Army Reserve with the Rank of Lieutenant Colonel; and was selected to serve as an Admission Officer at West Point for Coastal South Carolina. He was an honor graduate of the US Army Command and General Staff College, and graduate of the Industrial College of Armed Forces.
He was Commodore of the Hobcow Yacht Club, Mt. Pleasant, SC. Former member of the Snee Farm Country Club, Mt. Pleasant, SC, former member of the Charleston Yacht Club, Charleston, SC. Current member of The Landings Club, The Fort Sumter Camp of the Sons of Confederate Veterans, The Saint David's Society of Charleston, SC, Porsche Club of America for 30 years, Phi Delta Theta, Lowcountry Oyster and Motor Car Driving Society of Hilton Head, SC and Mensa. Terry enjoyed reading, travel, sailing, fishing, golf and tennis.
The funeral service will be held at 11:00 am, Thursday, December 5, 2013 at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel. Interment will full military honors will be at 1:00 pm, Friday, December 6, 2013 at Beaufort National Cemetery.
The family wishes to thank Priscilla, Damion, Ayesha and Hospice Savannah for their wonderful care and support. Special thanks to Jim Crumley and Eric.
Remembrances may be made to the Humane Society of Greater Savannah, 7215 Sallie Mood Dr., Savannah, GA 31406.
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Published in The Telegraph on Dec. 4, 2013