On Sunday afternoon, May 10, 2015, Mr. Linwood Earl Brown peacefully and without words was called to his heavenly home. Linwood was the ninth of ten children born the late William Henry Brown, Sr. and Jessie Arlene Brown, on April 4, 1955 in Smithfield, North Carolina. He was preceded in death by his mother, father, and brothers William (Bill) Brown Jr., and Glenwood (Glen) Brown.
Linwood leaves to cherish his loving and devoted sister, Mildred Brown of Charlotte, North Carolina who cared for him until his passing. His sisters Beatrice Hodges of Selma, North Carolina, Lenora Brown (Charles) of Fort Washington, Maryland and Delma Pearce (Paul) of Charlotte, North Carolina. His brothers Ralph Brown (Edna) of Selma, North Carolina, Albert Brown (Van) of Fort Washington, Maryland and Bruce Brown (Tonia), of Mitchellville, Maryland. His sister-in-law Jarnice Brown of Upper Marlboro, Maryland. His Uncle Prentis Brown Sr. (Sarah), of Elm City, North Carolina. A host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Funeral Services will be held Saturday May 16, 2015 at Shiloh Christian Church, 211 Durham St., Smithfield, NC at 12:00 noon. Viewing and Visitation with the family will be held on Friday May 15, 2015 at the Walter Sanders Funeral Home Chapel from 4:00-7:00 p.m.
Arrangements are entrusted to Walter Sanders Funeral Home, Smithfield, NC. Condolences may be sent to www.wal tersandersfuneralhome.com