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Charles Brown

March 19, 1921 - September 18, 2012

Charles Cecil Brown, 91, of Flat Rock died Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at the Elizabeth House in Flat Rock.

Born in Henderson County, he was the son of the late Rufus Walter Brown and Margaret Henretta Gordon Brown. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Katherine K. Brown who passed away in 2001; his daughter, Charlene B. Lively; and four brothers.

Mr. Brown was a thirty-year veteran of the US Navy, having served in World War II, the Korean Conflict, and the Vietnam War. He was a member of Valley Hill Baptist Church.

He is survived by his stepdaughter, Betty Boggs and husband, John, of Seneca, SC; son-in-law, Marvin Lively of Hendersonville; six grandchildren, Collette Ballard, Pam McMurray and husband, Todd, and Stephanie Lively, all of Hendersonville, Beverly Hollamon and husband, John, of Montana, Mary Elizabeth Pressley of Florida, and Mike Pressley and wife, Marci, of Tennessee; and ten great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held at 2 PM Friday, September 21, 2012 at Valley Hill Baptist Church with the Reverend Danny Pridmore officiating. Burial with US Navy military honors will follow at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to CAMS, PO Box 111, Hendersonville, NC 28793.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, September 21, 2012

Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Location:

Valley Hill Baptist Church

118 School Street
Hendersonville, NC 28739


Service Information

Date: Friday, September 21, 2012

Time: 2:00 pm

Location:

Valley Hill Baptist Church

118 School Street
Hendersonville, NC 28739


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