St. Petersburg - Paul Brown Sr., age 73, Retired US 20-Year Army Veteran (SSG) & A Native of Chiefland, Florida who lived in St. Petersburg, Florida peacefully left this earthly scene on Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at Bayfront Medical Center (St. Petersburg, FL).

A Final Tribute (with Full Military Honors) will be held 10:00AM Saturday, June 21, 2014, at Living Praise Church of God (Trenton, FL) with Rev. Joseph Wilcox officiating. Burial will follow at Trenton Community Cemetery. Mr. Brown will be viewed at the Funeral Home on Friday 2:00-4:00PM - And (also on Friday) at the Bethel A.M.E. Church (Trenton, FL) where Family will receive Friends 6:00-8:00PM; On Saturday, Mr. Brown will be viewed at the Church 30 Minutes prior to the Services - With the Processional - And the Service will remain an Opened-Casket Service. The Procession will form at The Sims Family Home, 606 NW 5th Ave, Trenton, FL at 9:30AM.

Loving Memories will re-main with his wife (of 52 years) - Anne Sims-Brown of St. Petersburg, FL; daughters - Debra Brown-Robinson (& DeVan), Sheryl Renee Brown (& Guy "Ricky") and Velisaty Anne Baber of Trenton, FL; sons - Warren Kendell Brown (& Delores) of St. Petersburg, FL and Kelvin Girard Brown (& Tonya) of Newbern, NC (Paul Brown Jr. preceded him in death); mother - Lillie Belle Burke (Jeanno D. Edmons) of St. Petersburg, FL; (father - Paul Nathaniel Brown pre-ceded him in death); 17 grands; 30 great grands; brother-in-law - Joseph Sims, Lonnie Sims (& Leila), Herbert Davis, Timothy Davis (& Debra); sisters-In-Law - Ar-milla Sims and Janet Smith (& Jessie) of Trenton, FL, and Laverne Stanley (& Clifford) of Archer, FL; & nieces, nephews, cousins & friends.

Arrangements Entrusted To: DUNCAN BROTHERS' FUNERAL HOME, 428 NW 8th Street, Gainesville, FL.

Funeral Home

Duncan Brothers Funeral Home
428 Nw 8Th St Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 376-2437

Published in Gainesville Sun from June 19 to June 20, 2014