William Thomas Brown Sr.
William Thomas Brown Sr., 69, of Memphis, Tenn., formerly of Lamar, died Feb. 12, 2018, at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis.
Services were held at 2 p.m. on Feb. 17 at Sand Hill MB Church in Lamar, where he was a member. Burial was in the church cemetery. Pastor Darrel Mays officiated. Serenity-Autry Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
He leaves seven children, Tony Brown of Louisiana, Keisha Reaves (James) of Holly Springs, Rita Williams, William Brown Jr. (Latisha), all of Cordova, Tenn., Bridgette Brown of Euless, Texas, Jeremy Brown and Shawntel Brown, both of Memphis; a stepson, Ditrick Stewart (Kristian), of Little Elm, Texas; four brothers, Howard Brown (Lurena), Robert Brown (Francine), all of Memphis, Eugene Brown Sr., Bruce Brown, both of Ashland; four sisters, Lula Peterson of Detroit, Mich., Stella Norwood, Georgia Brown, both of Memphis, Kennie Brown of Holly Springs; three grandchildren and his fiancée Rometa Ayers of Memphis.
He was preceded in death by brothers, Mack Brown, Roy Lee Brown, and sisters, Della Brown, Lee Frances Brown and Clara Dean Gunn.