Willie R Brown, a resident of Baton Rouge, La was called from his earthly dwelling into the eternal grace and love of his Heavenly Father on Sunday, February 2, 2020 at the age of 73 years. He was born on March 10, 1946 in New Orleans, La to the union of Ivory and Vivian Brown. He leaves to mourn two daughters: Deidre Brown, Natalie Brown Veal, a son Orlando Brown, one sister, Alice E Brown and four grandchildren and an aunt. He is preceded in death by his parents, Ivory Brown, Vivian Polite Aites, stepfather, Reverend Robert M Aites and a brother, Ivory Brown, Jr., grandparents; Reverend Willie and Elodie Polite, Joseph and Alice Brown. Visiting hours will take place Friday, February 14 from 4:00- 7:00 pm at Winnfield Funeral Home, 7221 Plank Road, Baton Rouge, LA. Final viewing will be Saturday, February 15 from 9:00-11:00 at Winnfield Funeral Home, followed by the funeral at 11:00 am.
Published in The Advocate from Feb. 13 to Feb. 15, 2020.