Born: October 20, 1927 Waco, McLennan County, Texas
Died January 8, 2000 Waco, McLennan County, Texas
Son of John Henry Brown and Mary Elizabeth Garrett Brown
Father to Jo Ann, Pamela Kay and Keith Wayne
Sterling Joe Brown, 72, died Saturday, Jan. 8, 2000, at a local hospital. Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 10, 2000, at Connally Compton Funeral Directors Chapel with the Rev. Richard Sellers officiating. Interment will follow at China Spring Cemetery. The family will receive visitors from 5-7 p.m. Sunday evening at the funeral home.
Mr. Brown was born Oct. 20, 1927, in Waco, to John Henry and Mary Elizabeth Garrett Brown. He was retired and also a veteran of World War II.
He is survived by his wife, June Marie Brown of China Spring; two daughters, Jo Ann “Mickey” Richter of China Spring and Pamela Kay Sanders of Deer Park; a son, Keith Wayne Brown of LaPorte; five grandchildren, Brent James May, Cheryl Lynn Black, Micah Renee Sowell, Adrienne Michell Sanders, and Amy Elizabeth Brown; four great-grandchilden; two sisters, Pauline Jobe of Wortham Bend and Betty Loutherback of China Spring.