Brown, Bobby Wayne (Trenton)

Wednesday, August 10, 2022
Bobby Wayne Brown, 72, of Trenton, passed away Monday, August 8, 2022. He was born May 6, 1950 to the late Jack and Mattie Brown. Bobby was a loving and caring man that loved his family and all his dogs. His passion and involvement in the Tri-State Humane Society will surely be missed. He loved to fish and was a huge Alabama football fan.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Phyllis Walker.

Left to cherish his memories are his loving wife, Ann Brown; daughter, Sherri (Scott Bard) Goggin, of Athens; step-son, Brian McMahan; step-daughter, Rachel Troxtel; grandchildren, Tom, Kate, Will, Mary and Sam Goggin, of Athens, Reece McMahan and Jaxx McMahan, of Trenton, Ashley Troxtel (Brian Anderson), Braylie Troxtel, of Chattanooga, Raven Jackson, Braden Greenle and Ko Daniels; sisters, Jackie (Earl) Bryant, of Section, Al., Libby (Lon) Eriks, of Rainsville, Al. and Donna (Pete) Russell, of Rainsville, Al.; and several nieces, nephews and a host of friends.

Funeral services will be held at Moore Funeral Home in Trenton on Thursday, Aug. 11 at 1 p.m., with Brother Hutch Garmany and Lewis Wheeler officiating, after which he will be cremated.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 5-8 p.m. and on Thursday from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Tri-State Humane Society, P. O. Box 715, Trenton, Ga. 30752, to carry on the work Bobby loved so much.

The funeral service will be livestreamed at www.discoverdade.com/moorestream.

Visit www.MooreFHS.com to share expressions of sympathy and view his memorial tribute.

Arrangements by Moore Funeral Home, Trenton.

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