BROWN, THEODORE JR. "SONNY," 83, passed away peacefully on Monday, September 2, 2013.
He was a retiree of General Electric Co. after 33 years, a self-employed painting contractor for over 50 years, and a U.S. Navy veteran.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Yvette Brown.
He is survived by his loving wife, Elizabeth L. Brown; children, Cynithia Lowery (Charles), Vickie Hansberry (Morris), Angela Richardson (Mack), April Rice (Gregory), Theodore Brown, III (Denise), Ann Long; and Ronald Long; 16 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday at New Zion Baptist Church, 1501 Louis Coleman Jr., Dr., with interment in Cave Hill Cemetery. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Friday at the church. Professional services by Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons.
Rodgers-Awkard & Lyons Funeral Home
951 S. Preston Street Louisville, KY 40203
Published in The Courier-Journal on Sept. 5, 2013