Jimmy L. Brown



Mr. Jimmy Lee Brown, 71, of Angier passed away Saturday, September 30, 2017. He was born in Harnett County, the son of the late George Ransom and Lillian Stewart Brown. Jimmy was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Brown; 2 sons, Tony Brown and Wayne Brown; 3 sisters, Peggy Moore, Hazel Hare and Betty Cutts. He enjoyed listening to bluegrass and country music. Jimmy also loved fishing and traveling to the Great Smoky Mountains.

Jimmy is survived by his sister, Carol Benson of Selma; 2 grandsons, Jonathon and Aaron Brown both of Harnett County; step-grandson, Thomas Tart of Moore County; daughter-in-law, Tammy Tart of Harnett County; nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at O’Quinn-Peebles-Phillips Chapel with Chaplain Tim Tudor officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Angier. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday from 10:00-10:45 AM and other times at the home of Jean Ryals.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the SECU Hospice House– Johnston, 426 Hospital Rd, Smithfield, NC 27577.