Stanley Wayne Brown



Stanley Wayne Brown, 80, passed away on Tuesday, August 22, 2017. A native of Pitt County, he was born September 20, 1936, the son of Thurman Lewis and Rubena McLawhorn Brown. He was a veteran and focused the majority of his years before retirement primarily working in the tobacco processing industry. Mr. Brown resided in Greene County until moving into the North Carolina Veterans Home in Kinston in 2016.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Lissie Lou Buck Brown in 2015; brother, Larry G. Brown; and sister, Connie Brown Tripp.

His surviving family includes his children, Stanley Wayne Brown, Jr. and wife, Christine of Wilson, Greg L. Brown and wife, Teresa of Kinston, Donna B. Creel and husband, Doug of Grifton, and Kay B. Sugg and husband, Michael of Clayton; 7 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.

Services will be held graveside 11 AM Friday, August 25, at the Winterville Cemetery on Reedy Branch Road, with Pastor Allen Ham officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following.

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