News From Terre Haute, Indiana

September 15, 2013

Charles Franklin Brown Jr.


---- — Charles Franklin Brown Jr., 57, of Terre Haute, passed away at 3:37 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. He was born Dec. 21, 1955, in Terre Haute, to Charles Soloman “Junior” Brown and Lula Joan Slavens Brown.

Survivors include his companion, Sharon Lowe; two daughters, Ruth Edwards and her husband Joshua, and Tammy Brown; three sisters, Debbie Miller and her companion Paul Buck, and Linda Sollars and her companion Wallty Wilson, and Betty Johnson and her husband Danny; three brothers, Ronald Brown and his wife Donna, Jimmy Brown, and David Brown and his wife Kay Brown; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; grandparents; and three siblings, Johnny, Kathy, and Mary Duretta.

Cremation was chosen. A graveside service and burial of his ashes will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013, in Bethesda Memorial Park, with the Rev. Chris Wilbur officiating. Fitzpatrick Funeral Home, West Terre Haute, assisted with arrangements.