Charles Edward Brown IV, 27, passed away Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, in Chattanooga. He attended Brainerd High School and was employed with Koch Foods. He was preceded in death by his mother, Nedra Yvette Hart; and grandfather, Charles E. Brown Jr. He is survived by his children, Javaughn Lawrence and Kaitlyn Brown; father, Charles E. Brown III; sisters, Dorisea (Donald) Hart, Shamieka Hart, Kelsey Brown, Andrenay Jackson, Ja'coya Brown, Hillary Brown; brother, Chris Brown; grandmothers, Doris (John) Hart and Bernice (Tom) Robinson; grandfather, Willie (Angie) Reed; other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held at noon Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Morris Johnson officiating. Interment: Forest Hill Cemetery. The body will lie in state after noon today at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.