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GAFFNEY, SC-- Donald Hugh Brown, 75, of 101 Sheraton Loop, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at Spartanburg Restorative Care.
Born in Lyman, he was the husband of Phyllis Spargo Brown for 50 years and was the son of the late Hubert E. and Sunie Bagwell Brown. Mr. Brown was a graduate of Western Carolina University, was a U.S. Air Force veteran and was the General Manager of Alcoa in Gaffney for thirty years. He was a mason, a charter member of the Cherokee County Sertoma Club and was an avid golfer. Don was a very active member of Grassy Pond Baptist Church. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend.
Surviving, in addition to his wife, are two sons, Dr. Donny Brown and wife, Tracy of Hickory, NC and Michael Edward Brown and wife, Leeann of Pensacola, FL; two daughters, Kelly Brown Hughes and husband, Bradley of Simpsonville and Stacy Brown Camp and husband, Thomas of Inman; three sisters, Virginia Stroud of Lyman, Betty Ann Nelson and husband, Robert of Spartanburg and Brenda Preston and husband, Thomas of Greenville; nine grandchildren, Dylan Brown, Avery Brown, Hogan Davidson, Rainey Davidson, Anna Brown, Cameron Carnley, Griffin Hughes, Peyton Brown and Colton Brown.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 PM on Friday, November 16, 2012 at Blakely Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, November 17, 2012 at Grassy Pond Baptist Church with Rev. Terry Lanford, Rev. Martin Hogg, Rev. Dickie Spargo and Dr. Donny Brown officiating. Interment will be in the Grassy Pond Baptist Church Cemetery with military honors.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Grassy Pond Baptist Church, 254 Grassy Pond Road, Gaffney, SC 29341 or Meals on Wheels, P.O. Box 1886, Gaffney, SC 29342.
The family will be at the residence.
An online guest register is available at www.blakelyfuneralhome.com.
Blakely Funeral Home
& Crematory, Gaffney
Published in Spartanburg Herald-Journal from Nov. 16 to Nov. 17, 2012