Elroy Brown of Mason passed away on Tuesday June 22, 2010, at the age of 73.
Elroy was born in Mason on November 1, 1936, to C.L. and Annie Brown. He married Sarah Atchley.
Elroy could build anything from kitchen cabinets to stepping stones. He enjoyed hunting, golf, fishing and hunting for arrowheads. For many years Elroy would take time off of work to work as a camp cook at a local hunting camp. Mr. Brown was a member of the First Baptist Church of Mason as well as a member of the Mason Volunteer Fire Department.
Elroy is survived by his wife Sarah Brown, son Randall "Bo" Brown of Mason and his wife Suzan Dawn, daughter Sherry Gail Tatsch of Mason, brothers Milton Ray Brown of Mason, Layton Larry Brown of Mason and Richard Daniel Brown and his wife Nita of Mason, six grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.
Funeral services for Mr. Brown were held on Thursday, June 24. A procession left Mason Funeral Home at 9:30 a.m. to a 10:00 a.m. graveside service at Grit Cemetery with Pastor Ray Ash officiating. Visitation with the family was on Wednesday from 6:00 pm to 8:00 p.m. at Mason Funeral Home.
Pallbearers were Logan Shane Tatsch, Kelby Brook Brown, Tyson Ross Brown, Tanner Frederick Brown, John Conager Parker and Clyde Martin.
Memorials may be made to the Mason Cancer Society, American Diabetes Association, or the Mason Volunteer Fire Department.
Condolences may be sent to the family on-line at masonfuneralhome.net.
Funeral arrangements were been entrusted to Mason Funeral Home.