Paul Edward Brown

08/23/1930 - 11/26/2019


Mr. Paul Edward Brown, age 89, of South Hill, died November 26, 2019 at his residence. He was a retired electrician for the former USCO of South Hill and the widower of Ima Hodges Brown. Paul is survived by a son, Bruce E. Brown and wife Loree of Caroline County, Va.; a step-daughter, Ellen S. Thompson and husband, Gary of South Hill; a step-son, Jerry Moore and wife, Lynn of Laytonsville, MD.; four grandchildren; Ciera E. Brown, Brett Moore, Aeron Moore Harrell, Blair Thompson Rowe. Paul is also survived by his brother, Merrill T. Brown; a sister, Dorothy B. Hodges; and sister, Peggy B. Allen. He was preceded in death by his father, Tate Harvey Brown; mother, Thursey Hudgens Brown; a brother, Gordon F. Brown; sister, Bertha Brown Harper a son Bryan Tate Brown and a step-son, Ricky Moore. A memorial service will be conducted Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 2:00 PM in Crowder-Hite-Crews Funeral Home with interment in Crestview Memorial Park. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Online condolences may be sent through . Crowder-Hite-Crews Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Brown family.

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