Brown, Charles Oliver

Friday, November 02, 2012

Charles Oliver Brown, 74, of Soddy Daisy, died on Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at his home. 

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 3, in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Douglas Stevens officiating. Interment will follow the service at Smith Cemetery. 

Family will receive friends from 4-9 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 2, at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, Tn. 37379.


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