THOMAS A. BROWN

Thomas Alfred Brown, 80, of Hopewell, passed away on July 5, 2014.

Born in Petersburg, Va., he was the son of the late Robert E. and Ruth Kirkland Brown; and was also preceded in death by his wife, Hilda S. Brown; and his brother, Everett R. Brown. Mr. Brown enjoyed helping people and every year he would provide strawberries and shelled pecans to family and friends. He was a fan of the Washington Redskins and the Baltimore Orioles.

Mr. Brown is survived by his two sons, Thomas Keith Brown and wife, Donna, and Kenneth Parks Brown; two grandchildren, Amber and Aaron McCray; special little friend, Kendra Hoyer; two sisters, Catherine B. Wells and Deloris B. Sprouse; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at the Hopewell Chapel of J.T. Morriss and Son Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at the funeral home with the Rev. Chris Andress officiating. Interment will follow in Appomattox Cemetery, Hopewell, Va. Condolences may be registered at www.jtmorriss.com.

Funeral Home

J.T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home, Inc. - Hopewell Chapel
820 West Broadway Avenue Hopewell, VA 23860
(804) 458-8516

Published in The Progress-Index from July 6 to July 7, 2014