Details for WILLIAM BROWN Mr. William Lloyd "Cotton" Brown, age 78, of
WILLIAM BROWN Mr. William Lloyd "Cotton" Brown, age 78, of Muscadine, AL, passed away Tuesday, September 13, 2016. He was born September 3, 1938 in Muscadine, AL to the late Silas Phillip and Bernice Lillie Whitt Brown, Sr. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, Silas Brown, Jr. Mr. Brown was a Christian having attended his whole life at Beulah Baptist Church. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge #502 of the Grand Lodge of F&AM of Alabama, served in the United States Army and loved being on his farm. He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Sandra Brown of Muscadine; sons and daughters in law, Ryan and Emily Brown of Heflin and Kyle and Teri Brown of Muscadine; grandchildren, Emmaline Ruth, William Elijah, Erin Lillie, Hannah Abigail, Clinton Jonah, James Ezekiel, Oliver Rhys, Liesl Adelle and Edyth Grace; and his siblings, Ethel Brown, Winford and Myrtice Brown all of Muscadine, Ralph and Eunice Brown of Tallapoosa, Gene Autry and Martha Brown of Muscadine, Patricia and Richard Smith of Fruithurst and Billy and Carol Brown of Buchanan. Funeral services will be held Friday, September 16, 2016 at 2:00 PM EST from Beulah Baptist Church with Rev. Bill Brown, Dr. Roland Brown and Rev. Donald Leggett officiating. Music will be provided by the Brown family singers. Pallbearers serving will be Michael Brown, Sy Brown, Whitt Brown, Tom Brown, Tim Brown, Jamison Edwards, John Edwards and Jonathan Edwards. Honorary pallbearers will be Winford Brown, Ralph Brown, Gene Autry Brown, Richard Smith, Billy Brown, John C. Edwards, Jr. and Tommy Edwards. Interment will follow in Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Donald Leggett officiating. His family will receive friends, Thursday evening, Sept. 15th between the hours of 6:00 and 9:00 PM EST.