James Nathan "Bucky" Brown



Mr. James Nathan “Bucky” Brown, 51, of Lillington passed away Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at his home. He was born in Lynchburg, VA, the son of the late James David Brown and Felicia Temple Brown. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Nathaniel and Catherine Brown; maternal grandparents, Burnice and Mattie Lee Temple and great-nephew, Trace Blackmon. Bucky was a graduate of Harnett Central High School. He worked in construction for many years. Bucky loved his family and friends, the beach, watching NASCAR and cheering for the Wolfpack.

Bucky is survived by his mother, Felecia Temple Brown of the home; son, Taylor Nathan Brown of Bunnlevel; daughter, Mattie Grace Brown of Broadway; sister, LeAnn B. Blackmon (Ricky) of Lillington; brother, Temple Scott Brown of Lillington; nieces, Jessica Blackmon of Lillington, Sarah B. Brigman (Harold) of Eastover; great nieces, Juliana Blackmon and Kali Brigman; many aunts, uncles and cousins.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Raven Rock Presbyterian Church with Rev. Shirley Bain and Rev. David Priddy officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends in the church fellowship hall following the graveside service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to O’Quinn-Peebles-Phillips Funeral Home, PO Box 266, Lillington, NC 27546 or Raven Rock Presbyterian Church, 1440 Raven Rock Rd., Lillington, NC 27546.