Raymond H. Brown, 82, of Conway, died on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, at his residence.
He was born May 14, 1931, in Harrison, Ark., to the late Charlie Brown and Lena (Moix) Glover.
Raymond was a great husband, father, grandfather and friend. He was a veteran of the United States Navy and a member of the University Church of Christ in Conway. He dedicated his work life to education and training as a teacher then supervisor for Arkansas Rehabilitation Services the Department of Education and the Educational Coop at Beebe. His greatest educational gifts were to his children, grandchildren, and daughters-in-law. He and the love of his life Edythe enjoyed traveling together, western swing, and spending time with family.
He is survived by his wife, Edythe (Battles) Brown of Conway; his three sons, Don Brown (Vicki) of Little Rock, Johnny Brown (Pam) of Conway, and Scott Brown (Stephanie) of Conway; two granddaughters, Chelsey Davidson (Corey), and Kayleigh Brown, both of Conway; one great-granddaughter, Abby Davidson; two half-sisters, Charlene Blair and Jane Walker; and two half-brothers, Paul Brown and Jimmy Brown.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his granddaughter, Lindsey Brown; brother, Kenneth Brown; and step brother, Dewitt Glover.
Funeral services were 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, in the Chapel of Roller-McNutt Funeral Home in Conway, with Dickie Harris officiating, eulogy by Mike Morris.
Visitation was 5-7 p.m. Sunday.
Burial was at the Copperas Springs Cemetery in Guy, Ark.
Pallbearers: Tommy Battles, David Tennyson, Barry Grimes, Jerry Glover, Rick Atkinson, Kim Hoyt.
Honorary Pallbearers: Fred Dison, Mike Mitchell, John Duke, Bill Stephens, Rodger Harlin.
For online obituary: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com
Published in The Log Cabin Democrat from Nov. 11 to Nov. 18, 2013