Joseph C. Brown, resident of Bartlesville, died Friday, September 27, 2012 in Cedar Park, TX. Joe Brown was born August 15, 1922 to Audrey F. and Clarence A. Brown. He grew up and attended schools in Copan, Oklahoma. He served in the Air Force from 1943-1946. He worked his entire life in Bartlesville where he was employed by National Zinc Company for over 20 years.
Mr. Brown is survived by a son, Joseph D. Brown (Donna) of Cedar Park, Texas, grandchildren Eric Brown of Waco Texas and Katie Brown Turner (Jesse) of Grand Prairie Texas. He is also survived by a nephew, Tom Sizemore of Santa Fe, New Mexico, and sister-in-laws Ruth Blome of Independence Kansas, Martha Cauthen (Jerry) of Bethany, Oklahoma, and brother – in-law George Biggs (Marjorie)also of Bethany. He was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years Mary Biggs Brown, parents Audrey and Clarence Brown, sister, Carmen Brown Sizemore (Dale). He was also preceded in death by niece Patricia Sizemore.
Funeral Services for Mr. Brown will be Monday, October 8, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Bartlesville First Church of the Nazarene, with Rev. Al Rathbun and Rev Dan Dennison of the First Church of the Nazarene officiating. Interment will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of the Stumpff Funeral Home & Crematory. Friends who wish may sign the online guestbook and leave condolences at www.stumpff.org.