Mr. Conrad Livingston “Brownie” Brown Jr., 85, and his wife, Mrs. Frances Ann Godfrey Brown, 87, both died on Monday, March 22, 2021, at their home.
Conrad, was born in Iredell County on October 12, 1935, and was a son of the late Conrad Livingston Brown, Sr. and Sue Mae Brown Brown. He was a retired mail carrier and was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving during the Korean War. He had also worked for Troutman Industries, and enjoyed golf. He was a graduate of the University of North Carolina.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Cary Brown, and a brother, Gary Lee Brown.
Surviving Brownie are a brother Charlie Brown, and a sister, Gail Brown Armor.
Surviving Mr. and Mrs. Brown are a daughter, Natalie Ann Ashe; a grandson, Matt Walsh; and a great grandson, Levi Walsh.
Frances was born in Iredell County on February 10, 1934, and was a daughter of the late Andrew Franklin Godfrey and Hattie Simon Godfrey. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Cary Brown, and a brother, Bud Godfrey.
She was a teacher’s assistant, bus driver, operator of Ran Lee Frances Boutique and worked at the Playhouse Theater for many years. She enjoyed gardening and cooking.
Surviving Frances, in addition to her daughter, grandson and great grandson, is a brother, Mickey Godfrey.
A gathering of friends and family will be held at Nicholson Funeral Home on Tuesday, March 30, 2021, from 6 to 8 p.m. They will be laid to rest at the National Cemetery in Salisbury.
Condolences may be sent online to the family to www.nicholsonfunerals.com. Memorials may be given to the Alzheimer’s Association, 4600 Park Road, Suite 250, Charlotte, NC 28209.
Nicholson Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.