Carl Elijah Brown, 78




Carl Elijah Brown, 78 passed away Sunday, December 31, 2017 at his home.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00pm Thursday, January 4, 2018 at Concord Baptist Church, officiating will be Rev. Larry West. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6:00pm to 8:00pm Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at the funeral home.

He was born in Allegany County, Maryland to the late Carl Eugene Brown and Mary Catherine Jackson. He was a veteran with the United States Marines. He also retired as a business center manager with Good Year Tire Company for 32 years.

He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Sue Brown of the home; children, Kara Lynn Carter of Hagerstown, MD, Lisa Anne Sanfilippo & husband, Vincent of Chesterfield, PA and Michael David Brown & wife, Allyson of Suffolk, VA; 7 grandchildren; 3 step-grandchildren; and 6 great grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Concord Baptist Church, 7591 Concord Church Rd., Autryville, NC 28318.

Services entrusted to Butler Funeral Home, 6535 Clinton Road, Stedman, NC 28391.