Obit: Howard Brown

Obit: Howard Brown

August 13th, 2012 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

William Howard Brown, 90, of Hixson passed away Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012.Howard lived most of his life in the Hamilton County area and was retired from Roadway Express. He was a member of John Henry Pierce Masonic Lodge #752 and a member of White Oak Baptist Church. Howard served our country in the U.S. Navy.Howard was preceded in death by his wife, Marguerite Brown; parents, William Oscar and Esther Baggett Brown. Howard is survived by his daughters, Frances Yother, Patricia (Eddie) Broome; son, James (Linda) Brown; two sisters, Dollie Watson, Marie Osterman; 5 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.The family will receive friends from 4 until 9 p.m. today, Aug. 13, at the North Chapel .Funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14 at the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home.The family would like to thank Jimmy Smith and Hospice of Chattanooga for their kind and compassionate care during the illness of Mr. Brown.Arrangements are by Chattanooga Funeral Home Crematory and Florist, North Chapel, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson, TN, 37343. Please share your thoughts and Memories at www.chattanooganorthchapel.com