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Carlton L. Brown, Sr.

August 22, 1939 ~ June 16, 2022 (age 82)


Mr. Carlton L. Brown, Sr., 82, husband of Mary Etta Brown, died Thursday, June 16, 2022 at MUSC Health Florence Medical Center after an illness.

Mr. Brown was born on August 22, 1939, in Florence County, son of the late Carlton Thomas Brown and Etha Lee Baxley Brown. He was a member of Cameron United Methodist Church and served in the National Guard. Mr. Brown retired from Westvaco Paper Company after 40 plus years, was retired owner of Brown’s Tree Service in Charleston and owner of Brown’s Lock & Key Service with his partner and coworker, grandson, Matthew Brown.

Surviving in addition to his wife of 62 years, Mary Etta Cockfield Brown; children, Carlton Brown, Jr and Phyllis Kay Brown; grandchildren, Kathleen, Matthew, Ryan and Stephen; 5 great grandchildren and will be missed by his fur babies and meal buddies, Precious, Moo & Scooter.

The Brown Family would like to “Thank” Dr. Benjamin Wade Lamb and Staff, Staff of MUSC Health Florence Medical Center 7th Floor, Agape Care, Amie and Stacy.

The Brown Family would also like to extend a special “Thanks” to Allison, Tylon, Julie, Gwen, Diane, Ebony, our newest family members from MUSC Health Florence Medical Center.

Service will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Cameron United Methodist Church, PO Box 1108, Lake City, SC 29560.

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