John Brown : Current Obituaries


John Brown

by DFH Inc. on 12/06/23

John Brown 84 years if age was born in Bean Station, TN on September 23, 1939.  

He died suddenly in his home in Morristown, TN, Friday, December 1, 2023.  


He resided in Baltimore, MD with his wife Marva Greenlee-Brown for over fifty years, after serving a tour in the US Navy.


John was proceeded in death by his parents Maude and Steve Brown, sisters: Mary Thompson, Ruby Treece and Gloria Garner.  Brothers: Eugene, Melvin, Samuel, Steve, Claude and James (June)Brown.


Johnny ”Pop-POP” and Uncle Boggie as he was called leaves to mourn wife: Marva Greenlee-Brown and three step-daughters:

Tanya (Larry) Hailey  , Tammy Blevins of Baltimore, MD, Debra (Jeff) Bruce of Morristown, TN.  Brothers: Charles (Willie Mae) Brown, Richard (Toni) Greenlee.  Sister-in-law: Jacqueline Wilson-Gray of Knoxville, TN 


He had a devoted niece and nephew Joann Treece-Taylor and Lewis Treece kept in touch regarding his health.


He has Five grandsons and JR whom called him “Pop-POP”,  Five great granddaughters and Four great grandsons.  John has a host of nieces, nephews , other relatives from Maryland, New Jersey, PA, and Tennessee.


Home Going Services Saturday, December 9, 2023.  Family visitation 11-12, funeral  services 12 Noon.  

Burial Monday, December 11, 2023 10:00 am at East Tennessee Veterans Cemetery, Knoxville, TN.

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