Richard Earl "Rich" Brown


Richard Earl "Rich" Brown

Richard Earl "Rich" Brown, 81, of Lufkin died Tuesday, February 26, 2008 in a local nursing home. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Carroway-Claybar Funeral Home.

Mr. Brown was born October 18, 1926 in Benton, Illinois, to the late Bertha and Millard Brown. A former resident of Corpus Christi, he had resided in Lufkin since 1984. Mr. Brown served in the U.S. Navy during World War II, and was a carpenter. He had also been employed with the Lufkin State School.

He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Ruth Evelyn (Burroughs) Brown of Lufkin.

Carroway-Claybar Funeral Home, Lufkin, directors.