Retired Master Sgt. George Brown, affectionally called “The Mayor” of Cypress, Florida, transitioned from life temporal to life eternal on Monday, August 13, 2018 at Magnolia House in Quincy, Florida.
He was a member of Bethel Missionary Baptist Church and a veteran of the U. S. Army after serving 26 years.
Funeral services for Retired Master Sgt. Brown will be Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 12:00 Noon at Sunrise Worship Center, located at 2645 Pebble Hill Road, Marianna, Florida 32448. Rev. Samuel Everett, Pastor, Rev. David Cobb, Rev.
David Green, Supt. Roy Crawley Sr. and Bishop Dr. Curtis L. Williams officiating. Interment in the Bethel Cemetery in Cypress, Florida.
Vann Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Brown will lie in repose at the church from 11:00 A.M. until time for the service.
The viewing will be held Friday, August 17, 2018, from 3:00 to 4:00 P.M. A wake will be held on Friday from 6:00 to 7:30 P.M. at Bethel Missionary Baptist Church in Cypress, Florida.
He leaves to cherish his precious memories, a loving and devoted family:
Wife: Geneva Brown of Cypress, Florida
3 Daughters: Linora Harris of Tallahassee, Florida
Kathy (Bishop Curtis L.) Williams of Enterprise, Alabama
Cynthia (Ralph Jr.) Mills of Ocoee, Florida
1 Sister: Catherine Alexander of Framingham, Massachusetts
3 Brothers: Lewis Brown of Los Angeles, California Henry (Juanita) Brown of Summerville, South Carolina Walter (Dorothy) Brown of Cypress, Florida
2 Sisters-in-law: Elnora (Hamilton) St. Hill of Cypress, Florida Gloria Merritt of Midway, Florida
3 Brothers-in-law: Albert (Sylvia) Merritt of Ariton, Alabama Rev. James Harris of Cypress, Florida
Moses Wilson of Thonotanassa, Florida
1 Goddaughter: Amy Garrett of Marianna, Florida
A host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and many dear friends