Funeral services for Mr. Lige Franklin Brown, age 85, of Manchester, will be conducted at 11:00 AM on Thursday, July 11, 2013 at Manchester Funeral Chapel.
Burial will follow in the Bethlehem Cemetery in Hillsboro with military honors.
Visitation with the Brown family will be from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM on Wednesday at the funeral home.
Mr. Brown passed away Monday evening at Tennessee State Veterans Home in Murfreesboro, TN.
Mr. Brown was born in Coffee County, TN, the son of the late Arthur Lee and Vaughn Doria Ritter Brown.
He was a farmer and a member of Concord Baptist Church. Mr. Brown served his country in the United States Navy.
Mr. Brown is survived by three sons, Doug, Stanley, and Frankie Brown, all of Manchester; three daughters, Anita Brown of Morrison, Debbie Brown of Lynchburg, and Patsy Russell of Tullahoma; three brothers, Jack Brown and Emmitt Brown, both of Manchester, and John Brown of Huntsville, AL; two sisters, Belle Pearson and Daisy Brown; several grandchildren, great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
MANCHESTER FUNERAL HOME IS HONORED TO SERVE THE BROWN FAMILY