Funeral services for Warren Corder Brown, 86, of Tyler, TX, will be held at 2:00 PM, Friday, August 12, 2011, at Taylor Funeral Home Chapel, Timpson, with Dr. Josh Walters officiating. Interment will follow in Dixon Cemetery, Timpson. Visitation will be from 12 noon until service time at 2:00 PM on Friday. Mr. Brown passed away Monday, August 8, 2011, in Tyler, TX.
Born June 14, 1925, in Timpson, TX, Warren C. Brown was the son of the late John Allen and Lorena "Renie" (Corder) Brown. He was a graduate of Timpson High School, Kilgore College, and the University of Texas. He was a pharmacist for over 50 years. Mr. Brown grew up a Baptist and also attended the Presbyterian church. Warren Brown was a member of the Masonic Lodge and served as Chief Petty Officer in the U.S. Navy on an aircraft carrier in the South Pacific during World War II.
Survivors include son Robert C. Brown of Shelbyville, TX; daughters: Suzanne Baldon and husband Paul of Waco, Marilou Smith of Nacogdoches, Lori Brown and husband Bobby Stevens of Atlanta, GA, Katherine Brown of Tyler, and Cynthia Pumphrey and husband Jay of Georgetown, TX; grandchildren: Jennifer Holm, Jessica Fenton, Robbie Brown, Thomas Brown, John Phillip Mahfood, Sebastian Mahfood, Vincent Mahfood, Valerie Mahfood, Amber Smith, Riley Pumphrey, and Payton Pumphrey; and 12 great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Warren C. Brown was preceded in death by his brother John A. Brown, Jr.
Memorial donations may be made to Dixon Cemetery, 320 Attoyac Blvd., Timpson, TX 75975.
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