Robert Brown Sr.

Robert W."BeBop"

Brown, Sr.

BOSSIER CITY, LA - Services for Robert W. "BeBop" Brown, Sr., 70, will be 1 p.m. Friday, January 25, 2013 at Cypress Baptist Church, Benton, LA. Officiating will be Dr. Bill Sheffield, assisted by Dr. Larry Williams and Rev. Billy Pierce. Interment will follow at Rose-Neath Cemetery. Visitation will be 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, January 24, 2013 at the church.

Robert was born October 6, 1942 in Shreveport, LA and died January 21, 2013 in Bossier City, LA. He was a retired State Trooper and a retired Bossier City Police Officer and a building contractor for 45 years. He was a member of the Mason's, Scottish Rite and Shriner's. At the time of his death, he was a member and the current pastor of Zion Baptist Church in Coushatta, LA.

His father, Wayne F. Brown preceded him in death.

He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Joyce Calhoun Brown of Bossier City, LA; mother, Evelyn L. Brown of Shreveport, LA; sons, Robert W. Brown, Jr. and wife Deenae of Shreveport, Troy D. Brown and wife Michelle of Shreveport, Daryl A. Brown and wife Misty of Haughton, daughter, Tonya R. Gill and husband Jeff of Benton, brother, Dr. Wayne F. Brown and wife Madeline of Provo, UT and grandchildren, Jaret, Malorie, and Jayce Gill, Hallie and Hollis Brown, and Caleb and Caitlin Brown.

Honoring him as pallbearers will be Rev. Bill Lott, Charles Duncan, Danny Dison, Greg Ebarb, Richard Nunnery, Chris Spano, Randy Tyson and Jeff Wyatt. Honorary pallbearers will be Gene Barton, Jimmie Jackson and Wilton Corley.

The family of Mr. Brown would like to thank to the doctors, nurses and medical staff at WK Bossier Health Center.

In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to a .

Phil. 3:7-11

James 1:12


Funeral Home

Rose-Neath Funeral Home-Bossier City
2201 Airline Drive Bossier City, LA 71111
(318) 746-2543

Published in Shreveport Times on Jan. 24, 2013